hydrogeology

(redirected from hydrogeological)
Also found in: Encyclopedia.
Related to hydrogeological: hydrological, Hydrogeological Maps

hy·dro·ge·ol·o·gy

 (hī′drō-jē-ŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The branch of geology that deals with the occurrence, distribution, and effect of groundwater.

hy′dro·ge′o·log′i·cal (-jē′ə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl), hy′dro·ge′o·log′ic adj.
hy′dro·ge·ol′o·gist n.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

hydrogeology

(ˌhaɪdrədʒɪˈɒlədʒɪ)
n
(Geological Science) the branch of geology dealing with the waters below the earth's surface and with the geological aspects of surface waters
ˌhydrogeoˈlogical adj
ˌhydrogeˈologist n
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

hydrogeology

the study of water both on and beneath the earth’s surface. — hydrogeological, adj.
See also: Geology
-Ologies & -Isms. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
Translations
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
NexGen Energy reported the "positive" results from pre-feasibility-stage technical studies including metallurgical, geotechnical, and hydrogeological assessments.
The analytical review of the phenomena, reservoirs and properties of the most common group of mineral waters is shown, by the hydrogeological areas in the active spas of Serbia.
The county is hiring a consultant to fund a hydrogeological study that will fight Dufferin Aggregates' plan to reopen its Watts Pond Road pit.
The underground water quantification project is on track and data collection at NamWater and the City of Windhoek has been completed, whilst progress continues on the digital capturing of hydrogeological data from various files at NamWater and Geohydrology Archives.
Geological and hydrogeological studies were carried out in about 1,113 square kilometers area of Derajat Leghari, Dera Ghazi Khan.
"We do a lot of the hydrogeological work, landfill monitoring and ground water studies where you're looking at the flow of ground water through a site."
The company agreed to stop exploring and pay for an independent hydrogeological study of Quilish.
This book comprises 26 papers derived from a meeting of the Hydrogeological Group of the Geological Society of London in February 2001 and some additional contributions.
However, the initial data used (values of hydraulic conductivity, measured groundwater heads, etc.) are still usable for hydrogeological research.