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as·tro·ge·ol·o·gy

 (ăs′trō-jē-ŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The geology of celestial bodies.

as′tro·ge′o·log′i·cal (-jē′ə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl) adj.

astrogeology

(ˌæstrəʊdʒɪˈɒlədʒɪ)
n
1. (Geological Science) the study of the structure, composition, and history of other planets and other bodies in the solar system
2. (Astronomy) the study of the structure, composition, and history of other planets and other bodies in the solar system

as•tro•ge•ol•o•gy

(ˌæs troʊ dʒiˈɒl ə dʒi)

n.
the science dealing with the structure and composition of planets and other bodies in the solar system.
[1965–70]
as`tro•ge`o•log′ic (-əˈlɒdʒ ɪk) adj.

astrogeology

a geological specialty that studies celestial bodies.
See also: Astronomy
Translations
astrogeologija
astrogeologiaesogeologia
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