magnetotellurics etymology

English word magnetotellurics comes from English telluric, English magneto-

Detailed word origin of magnetotellurics

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
telluric English (eng) (chemistry) Containing tellurium in a lower valency than in tellurous compounds.. Pertaining to the Earth, earthly.
magneto- English (eng)
magnetotellurics English (eng) (geography) A natural-source, electromagnetic geophysical method of imaging structures below the Earth's surface.

Words with the same origin as magnetotellurics

Descendants of telluric
tellurate
Descendants of magneto-
MD MHD MHDD MPDP magnetoabsorption magnetocalorimetry magnetocapillary magnetochiral magnetodynamic magnetofluid magnetometry magnetomotive magnetomotor magnetomyography magnetopause magnetoresistor magnetoresponsive magnetorotational magnetosensation magnetosonic magnetosphere magnetostrictive magnetotaxis magnetotransport