helioseismology etymology

English word helioseismology comes from English seismology, English helio- (Concerning the sun.)

Detailed word origin of helioseismology

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
seismology English (eng) The study of the vibration of the Earth's interior caused by natural and unnatural sources, such as earthquakes.
helio- English (eng) Concerning the sun.
helioseismology English (eng) The study of the propagation of pressure waves in the Sun.

Words with the same origin as helioseismology

Descendants of seismology
helioseismologist paleoseismological paleoseismologist seismologic
Descendants of helio-
apheliotropic heliobacterium heliocentric heliogram heliography heliolater heliolatitude heliolatry heliomagnetic heliophile heliophobia heliophysics helioseismic helioseismological heliosheath heliosis heliosynchronous heliotaxis heliotheist heliotheistic heliotherapeutic heliothermic heliotropic