astrogeophysics

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

astro- +‎ geophysics

Noun[edit]

astrogeophysics (uncountable)

  1. A branch of geophysics dealing with material found in space, and the surface and internal processes of celestial bodies.
    • 2009 June 18, Bruce Weber, “John A. Eddy, Solar Detective, Dies at 78”, New York Times:
      After four years as a naval officer during and after the Korean War, he entered the graduate program in astrogeophysics at the University of Colorado.

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