geochemistry(redirected from geochemically)
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The chemistry of the composition and alterations of the solid matter of the earth or a celestial body.
ge′o·chem′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
(Geological Science) the geology and chemistry concerned with the chemical composition of, and chemical reactions taking place within, the earth's crust
ge•o•chem•is•try(ˌdʒi oʊˈkɛm ə stri)
1. the science dealing with the chemical changes in and the composition of the earth or other celestial bodies.
2. the geological and chemical characteristics or features of any area: the geochemistry of the lunar surface.
ge`o•chem′i•cal (-ɪ kəl) adj.
The study of the chemistry of the Earth, including its layers, waters, and atmosphere.
The study of substances in the Earth and their chemical changes.