Answered By: Steven Profit
Last Updated: Feb 09, 2016     Views: 61

The branch of geology concerned with the formation, chronology, and correlation of strata deposited on the surface of a planet or other body. Through the use of stratigraphy, the geological history of the body can be worked out.

---from the Oxford Dictionary of Astronomy

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