geography

[n] - study of the earth`s surface
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Geography

Geography is a statutory national curriculum subject, studied by all pupils between the ages of 5 and 14.
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Geography

Ge·og'ra·phy noun ; plural Geographies . [ French géographie , l. geographia , from Greek ...; ge`a , gh^ , the earth + ... description, from ... to write, describe. See Graphic .] 1. The science which treats of the world and its in...
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geography

Origin: F. Geographie, l. Geographia, fr. Gr., the earth + description, fr. To write, describe. See Graphic. ... 1. <study> The science which treats of the world and its inhabitants; a description of the earth, or a portion of the earth, including its structure, fetures, products, political divisions, and the people by whom it is inhabited. ...
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geography

geographics noun study of the earth`s surface; includes people`s responses to topography and climate and soil and vegetation
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Geography

• (n.) A treatise on this science. • (n.) The science which treats of the world and its inhabitants; a description of the earth, or a portion of the earth, including its structure, fetures, products, political divisions, and the people by whom it is inhabited.
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Geography

(from the article `Strabo`) Greek geographer and historian whose Geography is the only extant work covering the whole range of peoples and countries known to both Greeks and ...
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Geography

(from the article `Khwrizm, al-`) A third major book was his Kitb rat al-ar (`The Image of the Earth`; translated as Geography), which presented the coordinates of localities in the ...
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geography

the study of the diverse environments, places, and spaces of the Earth`s surface and their interactions; it seeks to answer the questions of why ... [19 related articles]
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geography

geography 1. The study of the natural features of the earth's surface, comprising topography, climate, soil, vegetation, etc. and man's responses to them. 2. The physical features of a region, area, or place; usually, the surface features.
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Geography

See New Economic Geography.
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Geography

Geography (from Greek γεωγραφία, geographia, lit. `earth description`) is a field of science dedicated to the study of the lands, the features, the inhabitants, and the phenomena of the Earth. A literal translation would be `to describe or write about the Earth`. The first person to use the word `geography` was Eratosthenes (276–1...
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Geography

[disambiguation] Geography is the study of the earth and its features, inhabitants, and phenomena. Geography may also refer to: ...
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Geography

The study natural and human constructed phenomena relative to a spatial dimension.
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Geography

Geography is the study of the natural features of the earth's surface, including topography, climate, soil, vegetation, etc., and man's response to them.
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geography

Study of the Earth's surface; its topography, climate, and physical conditions, and how these factors affect people and society. It is usually divided into physical geography, dealing with landforms and climates, and human geography, dealing with the distribution and activities of peoples on Earth. History Early preclassical geographers con...
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Geography

[Ptolemy] The Geography (Geographia, Cosmographia; Γεωγραφικὴ Ὑφήγησις Geographike Hyphegesis) is Ptolemy`s main work besides the Almagest. It is a treatise on cartography and a compilation of what was known about the world`s geography in the Roman Empire of the 2nd century. Ptolemy relied mainly on the work of an earlie...
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geography

study of the earth's surface
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