Geo Targeting

Business / Internet Marketing / Geo Targeting: Delivery of ads specific to the geographic location of the searcher. Geo-targeting allows the advertiser to specify where ads will or won't be shown based on the searcher's location, enabling more localized and personalized results.

Geostrophic Wind

Science / Weather / Geostrophic Wind: A steady horizontal motion of air along straight, parallel isobars or contours in an unchanging pressure or contour field. It is assumed that there is no friction, that the flow is straight with no cu MORE

Geostrophic Flow

Science / Marine Biology / Geostrophic Flow: Movement of water in the oceans as a combined response to the Coriolis effect and gravitational forces created by an uneven sea surface MORE

Geostationary Satellite

Science / Weather / Geostationary Satellite: An orbiting weather satellite that maintains the same position over the equator during the earth's rotation. Also known as GOES, an acronym for Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite. Relat MORE


Science / Geology / Geosyncline: A major downwarp in the Earth's crust, usually more than 1000 kilometers in length, in which sediments accumulate to thicknesses of many kilometers. The sediments may eventually be deformed and metamo MORE


Science / Marine Biology / Geotactic: Moving in response to the earth's gravitational field MORE

Geothermal Gradient

Science / Geology / Geothermal Gradient: The progressive increase of temperature with depth into the Earth. MORE