Last edited by Tygoshura
Thursday, July 16, 2020 | History

5 edition of Dictionary of geological terms found in the catalog.

Dictionary of geological terms

American Geological Institute.

Dictionary of geological terms

by American Geological Institute.

  • 274 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Anchor Press in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geology -- Dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    Statementprepared under the direction of the American Geological Institute.
    GenreDictionaries
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 472 p. ;
    Number of Pages472
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23252362M
    ISBN 100385084528

    This glossary of geography terms is a list of definitions of terms and concepts used in geography and related fields, which describe and identify spatial dimension, geographic locations, topographical features, natural resources, and the collection, analysis, and visualization of geographic related terms, see Glossary of geology and Glossary of environmental science.   The definitions in this book are drawn largely from the autoritatterm "Glossary Of Geology," to which nearly specialists from all fields of the geosciences contributed. Both the "Glossary" and this "Dictionary" were prepared as a service of the American Geological Institute, a federation of geoscience societies united to provide 4/5(42).

    Harrison, Everett F., ed. Baker's Dictionary of Theology. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Book House, McKim, Donald K., Westminster Dictionary of Theological Terms. The definitions in this book are drawn largely from the autoritatterm Glossary Of Geology, to which nearly specialists from all fields of the geosciences contributed. Both the Glossary and this Dictionary were prepared as a service of the American Geological Institute, a federation of geoscience societies united to provide.

    Dictionary of Mining, Mineral, and Related Terms American Geological Institute This new edition, contain terms, incorporates the technological developments and environmental regulations that have changed the minerals industry so dramatically. This book contains information obtained from authentic and highly regarded sources. Reprinted material is quoted with Dictionary of geophysics, astrophysics, and astronomy / edited by Richard A. Matzner. p. Geological Survey of Canada Sidney, Canada Zichao Wang University of Montreal.


Share this book
You might also like
Digest of Welsh statistics =

Digest of Welsh statistics =

Nelsons Quick-Reference

Nelsons Quick-Reference

Ireland, 1798

Ireland, 1798

Basic UCC skills, 1989.

Basic UCC skills, 1989.

Clinical urography

Clinical urography

Mexican soldaderas and workers during the revolution

Mexican soldaderas and workers during the revolution

On the brink

On the brink

South Clare Economic Corridor Local Area Plan 2003

South Clare Economic Corridor Local Area Plan 2003

Fourth dimension

Fourth dimension

Who will be my friends?

Who will be my friends?

The charter of the New-Hampshire Medical Society

The charter of the New-Hampshire Medical Society

Dictionary of geological terms by American Geological Institute. Download PDF EPUB FB2

The definitions in this book are drawn largely from the autoritatterm Glossary Of Geology, to which nearly specialists from all fields of the geosciences contributed. Both the Glossary and this Dictionary were prepared as a service of the American Geological Institute, a federation of geoscience societies united to provide information to the science community and the public/5(47).

Dictionary of Geological Terms. From Aa toZweikanter, this popular dictionary has now been revised and updated. This edition includes over 1, new terms plus: The definitions in this book are drawn largely from the autoritatterm Glossar From Aa toZweikanter, this popular dictionary has now been revised and updated.4/5.

Dictionary of geological terms Paperback – January 1, by American Geological Institute (Author)5/5(1). The definitions in this book are drawn largely from the autoritatterm Glossary Of Geology, to which nearly specialists from all fields of the geosciences contributed.

Both the Glossary Dictionary of geological terms book this Dictionary were prepared as a service of the American Geological Institute, a federation of geoscience societies united to provide information to the science community and the Edition: 3rd Dictionary of Geological Terms.

From "Aa" to "Zweikanter," this popular dictionary has now been revised and updated. This edition includes over 1, new terms plus: The definitions in this book.

About Dictionary of Geological Terms. From Aa toZweikanter, this popular dictionary has now been revised and updated. This edition includes over 1, new terms plus: accurate definitions without technical jargon-many word origins-hyphenation and pronunciation guide-commonly used abbreviations-a geologic time and life chart.

Dictionary of geological terms by Institute, American Geological and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Dictionary Geological Terms - AbeBooks Passion for books. Sign On My Account Basket Help. The American Geological Institute's Dictionary of Geological Terms, Third Edition, edited by Robert L.

Bates and Julia A. Jackson. Definitions for over geological terms, including word origin and pronunciation guide for many of those terms. Includes a geologic time scale and development of life chart. A 5 1/4" x 8" paperback with pages. The fourth edition of this leading dictionary (previously A Dictionary of Earth Sciences) contains over 7, clear and concise entries on all aspects of geology and earth sciences, including planetary science, volcanology, palaeontology, and mineralogy.

Over line drawings complement the definitions and useful appendices include a revised geological time scale, stratigraphic units, lunar. The definitions in this book are drawn largely from the autoritatterm "Glossary Of Geology," to which nearly specialists from all fields of the geosciences contributed.

Both the "Glossary" and this "Dictionary" were prepared as a service of the American Geological Institute, a federation of geoscience societies united to provide /5(38). This edition includes over 1, new terms plus: accurate definitions without technical jargon -many word origins -hyphenation and pronunciation guide -commonly used abbreviations -a geologic time and life chart The definitions in this book are drawn largely from the autoritatterm "Glossary Of Geology," to which nearly specialists from all fields of the geosciences contributed.4/5(41).

Glossary of Geology Mobile App. This indispensable reference tool contains nea entries of terms used in the earth and environmental science literature. Long considered the definitive reference by geoscientists and other students and professionals needing fully supported and detailed definitions of earth science terms.

Genre/Form: Dictionaries: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: American Geological Institute. OCLC Number: Notes: "An abridged and revised edition of the Glossary of geology and related sciences, 2nd edition, ".

-a geologic time and life chart The definitions in this book are drawn largely from the autoritatterm Glossary Of Geology, to which nearly specialists from all fields of the geosciences contributed.4/5(41).

Dictionary of Geological Terms by American Geological Institute ( Paperback).4/5(37). Dictionary of Geological Terms - Only $ All scientific disciplines have an essential vocabulary that students and professionals must understand to learn and communicate effectively.

A geology dictionary that is used regularly is one of the most important tools for developing professional competence. The fifth edition of the Glossary of Geology contains nea entries, including new terms and nea entries with revised definitions from the previous edition.

In addition to definitions, many entries include background information and aids to syllabication. The Glossary draws its authority from the expertise of more than geoscientists in many specialties who reviewed 1/5(2).

In this section you'll find explanations to geological terms and those relating to agriculture, soil and erosion. See also the rock and soil classification table and the periodic table of coloured words are explained elsewhere in this glossary home-- books, glossaries & tables-- issues-- Revisedspecialties who have added new terms, reviewed definitions and cited references using those terms.

Their contributions make the Glossary of Geology an essential reference work for everyone who works in or with geoscience information. The fifth edition of the Glossary of Geology (ISBN#: ) is a page hardcover text, available now.

General Dictionary of Geology. Batholith: A very large intrusive igneous rock mass that has been exposed by erosion and with an exposed surface area of over square kilometers.

A batholith has no known floor. Bathymetry: The measurement of ocean depths and. Buy a cheap copy of Dictionary of Geological Terms (Rocks, book by American Geological Institute.

From Aa toZweikanter, this popular dictionary has now been revised and updated. This edition includes over 1, new terms plus: accurate definitions without 5/5(5).This edition includes over 1, new terms plus: accurate definitions without technical jargon-many word origins-hyphenation and pronunciation guide-commonly used abbreviations-a geologic time and life chart The definitions in this book are drawn largely from the autoritatterm "Glossary Of Geology," to which nearly specialists.From "Aa" to "Zweikanter," this popular dictionary has now been revised and updated.

This edition includes over 1, new terms plus: accurate definitions without technical jargon -many word origins -hyphenation and pronunciation guide -commonly used abbreviations -a geologic time and life chart The definitions in this book are drawn largely from the autoritatterm "Glossary Of.