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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • 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.


See geognosy. (Wiktionary)


  • "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.



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