Lithology Definition

lĭ-thŏlə-jē
noun
The scientific study of rocks, usually with the unaided eye or with little magnification.
Webster's New World
The structure and composition of a rock formation.
Webster's New World
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Other Word Forms of Lithology

Noun

Singular:
lithology
Plural:
lithologies

Origin of Lithology

  • litho- +"Ž -ology

    From Wiktionary

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