of or pertaining to practical applications of geological science in civil engineering, mining, etc.

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geotechnical (ˌdʒiːəʊˈtɛknɪkəl)
relating to the application of technology to engineering problems caused by geological factors

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Example sentences
One of our geotechnical engineers estimated the boring locations in the field using a boring location map asa reference.
Microgravity is a geophysical method that is increasingly being used for environmental and geotechnical investigations.
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