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treated as singular The branch of geology concerned with the structure of rocks, especially as a guide to their past movements.
- ‘Petrotectonics and structural petrology are significant tools for crystal deformation in the Garhwal region.’
- ‘Need for systematic studies on structure, petrology, petrotectonics and mineralisation has been realised in recent times for establishing the evolutionary history of the Precambrian terrain.’
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