Definition of Glaciology

1. Noun. the study of ice and its effect on the landscape, especially the study of glaciers ¹



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Definition of Glaciology

1. [n -GIES]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Glaciology

glacier lily
glaciered
glacierlike
glaciers
glacimarine
glacioeustasy
glacioeustatic
glaciolacustrine
glaciologic
glaciological
glaciologically
glaciologies
glaciologist
glaciologists
glaciology (current term)
glaciomarine
glacious
glacis
glacises
glacé
glad
glad-hand
glad-handed
glad-hander
glad-handers
glad-handing
glad-hands
glad-wrap
glad eye

Literary usage of Glaciology

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1. Explorations in Turkestan, Expedition of 1904: Prehistoric Civilizations of by Raphael Pumpelly (1908)
"glaciology AND EVIDENCES OF MOUNTAIN MOVEMENT. The glaciology was described in my first report. The same oscillations and the same greater advances and ..."

2. The Century Dictionary: An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language by William Dwight Whitney (1889)
"[< glaciology + -ic-al.] Pertaining to glaciology. glaciologist ... 184. glaciology (glä-shi-ol'ö-ji), я. [< L. glacies, ice (with réf. to glacier)', ..."

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