Definition of Oreology
1. orology [n OREOLOGIES] - See also: orology
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Oreology
Literary usage of Oreology
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and (1911)
"... "oreology " are also sometimes used. ORONTES, the ancient name of the chief Syrian river, also called DRACO, TYPHON and Anus, the last a native form, ..."
2. Atlantic Journal and Friend of Knowledge by Constantine Samuel Rafinesque (1833)
"oreology. Relative Jig^e of Mountains. Beaumont who has lately paid peculiar attention to Mountains, thinks that he has found their relative ..."
3. The Life and Writings of Rafinesque: Prepared for the Filson Club and Read by Richard Ellsworth Call (1895)
"(49) oreology. Relative Age of Mountains. p. 105. (50) Geological Survey of the Alleghany Mountains of Pennsylvania, in 1818, from West to East. pp. ..."
4. The Encyclopedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and by Hugh Chisholm (1911)
"... orology" and "oreology" are also sometimes used. ORONTES, the ancient name of the chief Syrian river, also called DRACO, ..."