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OTHER WORDS FROM petrologypet·ro·log·ic [pe-truh-loj-ik], /ˌpɛ trəˈlɒdʒ ɪk/, pet·ro·log·i·cal, adjectivepet·ro·log·i·cal·ly, adverbpe·trol·o·gist, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for petrology
He was distinguished for his researches on mineralogy, crystallography and petrology.
Petrology entered upon a new and wider field of investigation.
I got the title of professor from a college back East where I lecture occasionally on mineralogy and petrology.Frontier Boys in the South Seas|Wyn Roosevelt
The more technical portions of the subject, such as petrology and palontology, he considers in much less detail.James Geikie|Marion I. Newbigin
The investigation of the crust belongs to geology and of rocks in particular to petrology.