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Meaning of GEOGNOSY

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ge*og"no*sy\, n. [Gr. ge`a, gh^, the earth + gnw^sis
knowing, knowledge, fr. gignw`skein to know: cf. F.
g['e]ognosie.]
That part of geology which treats of the materials of the
earth's structure, and its general exterior and interior
constitution.

 

 

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