lithogeochemistry etymology

English word lithogeochemistry comes from English geochemistry, English litho- (Lith- + -o-.)

Detailed word origin of lithogeochemistry

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
geochemistry English (eng) (chemistry) The branch of chemistry that deals with the chemical composition of the Earth and other planets, and with the chemical processes that occur in the formation of rocks and minerals etc.
litho- English (eng) Lith- + -o-.
lithogeochemistry English (eng) (geology, chemistry, mining) The scientific study of the composition, structure, properties and reactions of stone and mineral from the earth.

Words with the same origin as lithogeochemistry

Descendants of geochemistry
geochemist
Descendants of litho-
astrolithology chemical lithosphere lithoautotroph lithobrake lithocarp lithocholic lithoclast lithocyte lithofacies lithogenic lithogenous lithogeny lithogeochemical lithograph litholatry lithology lithomancy lithometeor lithomorphic lithophytic lithospheric lithotint lithotrophic phytolithology