hydro geologic

hydrogeology

[hahy-droh-jee-ol-uh-jee]
noun
the science dealing with the occurrence and distribution of underground water.
Also called hydrology, geohydrology.


Origin:
1815–25; hydro-1 + geology

hydrogeological [hahy-druh-jee-uh-loj-i-kuhl] , hydrogeologic, adjective
hydrogeologist, noun
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hydrogeology (ˌhaɪdrədʒɪˈɒlədʒɪ)
 
n
the branch of geology dealing with the waters below the earth's surface and with the geological aspects of surface waters
 
hydrogeo'logical
 
adj
 
hydroge'ologist
 
n

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hydrogeology   (hī'drō-jē-ŏl'ə-jē)  Pronunciation Key 
The scientific study of the occurrence, distribution, and effects of groundwater.
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