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Physiography definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

PHYSIOG'RAPHY, n. [Gr. nature, and to describe.] A description of nature, or the science of natural objects.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: the study of physical features of the earth's surface [syn: physical geography, physiography]

Merriam Webster's

noun Etymology: probably from French physiographie, from physi- + -graphie -graphy Date: circa 1828 physical geography physiographer noun physiographic also physiographical adjective

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. the description of nature, of natural phenomena, or of a class of objects; physical geography. Derivatives: physiographer n. physiographic adj. physiographical adj. physiographically adv. Etymology: F physiographie (as PHYSIO-, -GRAPHY)

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Physiography Phys`i*og"ra*phy, n. The descriptive part of a natural science as distinguished from the explanatory or theoretic part; as, mineral physiography.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Physiography Phys`i*og"ra*phy, n. [Gr. fy`sis nature + -graphy: cf. F. physiographie.] The science which treats of the earth's exterior physical features, climate, life, etc., and of the physical movements or changes on the earth's surface, as the currents of the atmosphere and ocean, the secular variations in heat, moisture, magnetism, etc.; physical geography.

Moby Thesaurus

cosmical geology, dynamic geology, geodesy, geodetics, geodynamics, geognosy, geographics, geography, geological chemistry, geological engineering, geology, geomorphogeny, geomorphology, geophysics, geoscopy, geotectonic geology, historical geology, hydrogeology, mineralogy, mining geology, paleontological geology, pedology, physical geography, physical geology, physiographic geology, soil mechanics, soil science, stratigraphic geology, stratigraphy



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