photo geology


the technique of interpreting geology from aerial photographs or compiling geologic maps therefrom.

1940–45; photo- + geology

photogeologic [foh-toh-jee-uh-loj-ik] , photogeological, adjective
photogeologically, adverb Unabridged
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photogeology (ˌfəʊtəʊdʒɪˈɒlədʒɪ)
the study and identification of geological phenomena using aerial photographs

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