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- n. Knowledge of the Earth.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Knowledge of the earth.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as geognosy.
"No, he has no bent towards exploration, or the enlargement of our geognosis: that would be a special purpose which I could recognize with some approbation, though without felicitating him on a career which so often ends in premature and violent death.