Definition of Geotechnical

1. Adjective. Of or relating to the soil and bedrock, especially aspects of foundations and earthworks. ¹



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Definition of Geotechnical

1. [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Geotechnical

geosynclinal
geosynclinals
geosyncline
geosynclines
geosystem
geotactic
geotag
geotagged
geotagging
geotags
geotarget
geotargeted
geotargeting
geotaxes
geotaxis
geotechnical (current term)
geotechnical engineer
geotechnical engineering
geotechnically
geotechnics
geotectonic
geotectonically
geotextile
geotextiles
geotherm
geothermal
geothermal energy
geothermally
geothermic
geothermoelectric

Literary usage of Geotechnical

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1. Permafrost: Second International Conference, July 13-28, 1973 : USSR by Frederick J. Sanger, Peter J. Hyde (1978)
"The initial experimental work on testing these methods has indicated that they can actually effect significant progress in the study of the geotechnical ..."

2. The Loma Prieta, California, Earthquake of October 17, 1989 edited by Thomas D. O'Rourke (1993)
"Evaluation of liquefaction potential using field performance data: Journal of geotechnical Engineering, v. 109. no. 3, p. 458-482. ..."

3. Fluid Flow Through Faults and Fractures in Argillaceous Formations by Nuclear Energy Agency (1998)
"... University of Bern, Switzerland Paul Bossart geotechnical Institute, Bern, Switzerland Andreas Gautschi Nagra, Wettingen, Switzerland Abstract On the ..."

4. Permafrost: North American Contribution [to The] Second International by Building Research Advisory Board Staff (1973)
"From 1950 to about 1965, most geotechnical research laboratories had extensive investigations under way into the shear strength and deformation properties ..."

5. NEHRP Commentary on the Gidelines for the Seismic Rehabilitation of Buildingsedited by Eugene Zeller edited by Eugene Zeller (2000)
"C4.1 Scope The fundamental reason for including consideration of foundations and geotechnical hazards in seismic rehabilitation of existing buildings is to ..."

6. Directory of Northridge Earthquake Research edited by Brian Cowan, Michael Mahoney, Stephen A. Mahin (2000)
"Past earthquakes have shown that, besides the source and path effects, damage patterns are associated with local geologic and geotechnical condition The ..."

7. Look Before You Build: Geologic Studies for Safer Land Development in the by Martha Blair Tyler (1995)
"A geotechnical engineer has a degree in civil engineering with additional ... A geotechnical engineer (also called a soils engineer) is a civil engineer ..."

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