earth science


earth science
(also earth sciences)
noun the branches of science concerned with the physical constitution of the earth and its atmosphere.

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  • earth science — noun count or uncount a science that involves studying the Earth, for example geography or GEOLOGY …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • earth science — n. any of various sciences, as geology or meteorology, dealing with the earth or its components earth scientist n …   English World dictionary

  • earth science — earth .science n [C usually plural] a science, such as ↑geology, which involves the study of the physical world …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • earth science — noun any of the sciences that deal with the earth or its parts • Hypernyms: ↑natural science • Hyponyms: ↑paleontology, ↑palaeontology, ↑fossilology, ↑geology, ↑meteorology, ↑oceanograph …   Useful english dictionary

  • earth science — UK / US noun [countable/uncountable] Word forms earth science : singular earth science plural earth sciences a science that involves studying the Earth, for example geography or geology …   English dictionary

  • earth science — žemdirbystė statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Mokslas, tiriantis racionalius žemės naudojimo ir derlingumo didinimo būdus ir priemones. atitikmenys: angl. agriculture; earth science vok. Ackerbau, m; Feldbau, m; Landbau, m;… …   Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • earth science — žemdirbystė statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Žemės ūkio šaka – maistinių, techninių, pašarinių augalų auginimas. atitikmenys: angl. agriculture; earth science vok. Ackerbau, m; Feldbau, m; Landbau, m; Landwirtschaft, f rus.… …   Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • earth science — earth′ sci ence n. gel any of various sciences, as geography, geology, or meteorology, that deal with the earth Also called geoscience • Etymology: 1935–40 earth′ sci entist, n …   From formal English to slang

  • earth science — earth scientist. any of various sciences, as geography, geology, or meteorology, that deal with the earth, its composition, or any of its changing aspects. Also called geoscience. [1935 40] * * * …   Universalium


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