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Any one of the sciences, such as geology or geochemistry, that deals with the earth.

ge′o·sci′en·tist n.


1. (Geological Science) any science, such as geology, geophysics, geochemistry, or geodesy, concerned with the earth; an earth science
2. (Geological Science) these sciences collectively

earth′ sci`ence

any of various sciences, as geography, geology, or meteorology, that deal with the earth. Also called geoscience.
earth′ sci`entist, n.


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