IGWS Glossary
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IGWS Glossary

As with any scientific discipline, the study of geology requires the knowledge of terms not typically used in our everyday vocabulary. The terms provided in the IGWS glossary represent key words found in many of our publications and documents. Highlighted terms in our online content are linked to definitions to assist in the comprehension of the information provided within the text. Users may also use the search box to locate definitions to specific terms of interest to them.

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