noun. a geologist who uses physical principles to study the properties of the earth.
Example sentences of the word geophysicist
1. Noun, singular or mass
Many consider the position of chief geophysicist to be the ultimate achievement since you are typically promoted to this level only after you have distinguished yourself in the field.
If the findings of the geologist and geophysicist determine there is a high probability oil exists on your property, you can drill for it.