Associations to the word «Geologic»


GEOLOGIC, adjective. Of, or relating to geology or a geologic timescale
GEOLOGIC ERA, noun. (geology) (Paleontology) A subdivision of geologic time that divides an eon into smaller timeframes.
GEOLOGIC ERAS, noun. Plural of geologic era
GEOLOGIC JOINT, noun. (geology) A fracture in rock in which (unlike a fault) the strata do not move relative to each other.
GEOLOGIC TIMESCALE, noun. A chronological scale of the earth's history used to measure the relative or absolute age of any part of geologic time.
GEOLOGIC TIMESCALES, noun. Plural of geologic timescale

Dictionary definition

GEOLOGIC, adjective. Of or relating to or based on geology; "geological formations"; "geologic forces".

Wise words

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Nathaniel Hawthorne