geological etymology

English word geological comes from English -ical, English geology

Detailed word origin of geological

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ical English (eng) Used to form adjectives from nouns with the meaning "of or pertaining to"; adjectival suffix appended to various words, often nouns, to make an adjective form. Often added to words of Latin origin, but used with other words also.
geology English (eng) The geological structure of a region.. The science that studies the structure of the earth (or other planets), together with its origin and development, especially by examination of its rocks.
geological English (eng) Geologic.

Words with the same origin as geological

Descendants of -ical
archaeological biblical biological mythical neurological pathological philosophical psychological technological zoo