Definition of Petrology. Meaning of Petrology. Synonyms of Petrology

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Definition of Petrology

Petrology
Petrology Pe*trol"o*gy, n. [Petro + -logy.] 1. The department of science which is concerned with the mineralogical and chemical composition of rocks, and with their classification: lithology. 2. A treatise on petrology.

Meaning of Petrology from wikipedia

- which they form. Petrology has three subdivisions: igneous, metamorphic, and sedimentary petrology. Igneous and metamorphic petrology are commonly taught...
- deposition of existing rocks. The scientific study of rocks is called petrology, which is an essential component of geology. Rocks are composed of grains...
- Igneous petrology is the study of igneous rocks—those that are formed from magma. As a branch of geology, igneous petrology is closely related to volcanology...
- A. (1 December 1990). "The Petrology and Origin of the Tertiary Lundy Granite (Bristol Channel, UK)". Journal of Petrology. 31 (6): 1379–1406. Bibcode:1990JPet...
- The Journal of Petrology is a monthly peer-reviewed academic journal focused on the field of igneous and metamorphic petrology and petrogenesis. Published...
- Jonathan David Blundy FRS (born 7 August 1961) is Professor of Petrology in the Department of Earth Sciences at the University of Bristol. He is a graduate...
- Journal of Petrology. 42 (4): 673–683. Bibcode:2001JPet...42..673H. doi:10.1093/petrology/42.4.673. Harvey Blatt & Robert J. Tracy (1997). Petrology (2nd ed...
- Paine Mafic Complex (Patagonia)" (PDF). Journal of Petrology. 55 (5): 917–949. doi:10.1093/petrology/egu011. Allibon, J., Ovtcharova, M., Bussy, F., Cosca...
- Carmichael, I.S.E. (1964). "The Petrology of Thingmuli, a Tertiary Volcano in Eastern Iceland" (PDF). Journal of Petrology. 5 (3): 435–460. Bibcode:1964JPet...
- Volcano, North Island, New Zealand" (PDF). Journal of Petrology. 40 (1): 167–197. doi:10.1093/petrology/40.1.167. Wilson, John (2009). "South Canterbury region...
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