helioseismology

Main Entry:  helioseismology
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  the study of the sun's interior by the analysis of its oscillations and sound waves passing through it
Etymology:  helio- 'sun' + seismology
Dictionary.com's 21st Century Lexicon
Main Entry:  helioseismology
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  See asteroseismology
Dictionary.com's 21st Century Lexicon
Copyright © 2003-2014 Dictionary.com, LLC
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature