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Geography vs. Physiography

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Geographynoun

A description of the earth: a treatise or textbook on geography; an atlas or gazetteer.

Physiographynoun

(geography) The subfield of geography that studies physical patterns and processes of the Earth. It aims to understand the forces that produce and change rocks, oceans, weather, and global flora and fauna patterns.

Geographynoun

The study of the physical properties of the earth, including how humans affect and are affected by them.

Physiographynoun

The descriptive part of a natural science as distinguished from the explanatory or theoretical part.

‘mineral physiography’;

Geographynoun

Terrain: the physical properties of a region of the earth.

Physiographynoun

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.

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Geographynoun

Any subject considered in terms of its physical distribution.

Physiographynoun

The descriptive part of a natural science as distinguished from the explanatory or theoretic part; as, mineral physiography.

Geographynoun

Similar books, studies, or regions concerning other planets.

Physiographynoun

the study of physical features of the earth's surface

Geographynoun

The physical arrangement of any place, particularly a house.

Geographynoun

The lavatory: a room used for urination and defecation.

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Geographynoun

The relative arrangement of the parts of anything.

Geographynoun

A territory: a geographical area as a field of business or market sector.

Geographynoun

The science which treats of the world and its inhabitants; a description of the earth, or a portion of the earth, including its structure, features, products, political divisions, and the people by whom it is inhabited. It also includes the responses and adaptations of people to topography, climate, soil and vegetation

Geographynoun

A treatise on this science.

Geographynoun

study of the earth's surface; includes people's responses to topography and climate and soil and vegetation

Geographynoun

the study of the physical features of the earth and its atmosphere, and of human activity as it affects and is affected by these, including the distribution of populations and resources and political and economic activities.

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Geographynoun

the nature and relative arrangement of places and physical features

‘the geography of post-war London’;

Geographynoun

(especially in business) a geographical area; a region.

Geography

Geography (from Greek: γεωγραφία, geographia, literally ) is a field of science devoted to the study of the lands, features, inhabitants, and phenomena of the Earth and planets. The first person to use the word γεωγραφία was Eratosthenes (276–194 BC).

‘earth description’;

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