sondage

/ (sɒnˈdɑːʒ) /

noun plural -dages (-ˈdɑːʒɪz, -ˈdɑːʒ)

archaeol a deep trial trench for inspecting stratigraphy

Nearby words

  1. sonata da chiesa,
  2. sonata form,
  3. sonata-rondo,
  4. sonatina,
  5. soncogene,
  6. sonde,
  7. sonderclass,
  8. sonderkommando,
  9. sondheim,
  10. sondheim, stephen joshua

Word Origin for sondage

C20: from French: a sounding, from sonder to sound

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