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Dictionary of geophysics, astrophysics, and astronomy

Author: Richard A Matzner; CRC Press.
Publisher: Boca Raton : CRC Press, ©2001.
Series: Comprehensive dictionary of physics.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Clear, precise definitions of scientific terms are crucial to good scientific and technical writing - and to understanding the writings of others. Whether you are a physicist, engineer, mathematician, or technical writer, whether you work in a research, academic, or industrial setting, you have the occasional need for comprehensible, working definitions of scientific terms." "The Dictionary of Geophysics,
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Dictionaries
Dictionnaires anglais
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Dictionary of geophysics, astrophysics, and astronomy.
Boca Raton : CRC Press, ©2001
(DLC) 2001025764
(OCoLC)46472212
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Richard A Matzner; CRC Press.
ISBN: 0849328918 9780849328916 9781420050233 1420050230
OCLC Number: 156898414
Description: 1 online resource (526 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Astronomy. Astrophysics. Cosmology. General Relativity. Geophysics. Meteorology. Newtonian Physics. Oceanography. Special Relativity. Unified Field Theory.
Series Title: Comprehensive dictionary of physics.
Other Titles: Geophysics, astrophysics, and astronomy
Responsibility: edited by Richard A. Matzner.
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Offers a lexicon of terminology covering fields such as astronomy, astrophysics, cosmology, relativity, geophysics, meteorology, Newtonian physics, and oceanography. This book contains working  Read more...

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