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synonyms for physiography

  • earth science
  • geology
  • geopolitics
  • topography
  • cartography
  • topology
  • chorography
  • geopolitical study
  • physiographics
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How to use physiography in a sentence

The popular meaning is better conveyed by the word physiography, a Physical geography.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 11, SLICE 6VARIOUS
Distribution of certain cold-blooded animals in Louisiana in relationship to the geology and physiography of the state.
NORTH AMERICAN RECENT SOFT-SHELLED TURTLES (FAMILY TRIONYCHIDAE)ROBERT G. WEBB
To the west of Kashgar the central depression is limited by General physiography.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 2, SLICE 7VARIOUS
Physiography is a phase of geology which investigates the surface features of the earth.
THE ECONOMIC ASPECT OF GEOLOGYC. K. LEITH
The three divisions of the isthmus recognized in the account of the physiography serve equally well in describing the vegetation.
A DISTRIBUTIONAL STUDY OF THE AMPHIBIANS OF THE ISTHMUS OF TEHUANTEPEC, MEXICOWILLIAM E. DUELLMAN
Absence of great variation in physiography gives all portions of the State an almost uniform climate.
NORTH DAKOTAVARIOUS
Such is the native physiography and anthropogenesis of the land of the Oregon.
THE COLUMBIA RIVERWILLIAM DENISON LYMAN
The most striking elements of scenery are not commonly the most important in physiography.
THE ANDES OF SOUTHERN PERUISAIAH BOWMAN
Nature-study is a necessary foundation for the best work in biology, physiography and agriculture.
CORNELL NATURE-STUDY LEAFLETSVARIOUS
It bears somewhat the same relation to the facts of human geography that a block diagram does to physiography.
THE ANDES OF SOUTHERN PERUISAIAH BOWMAN
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WORDS RELATED TO PHYSIOGRAPHY

  • cartography
  • chorography
  • earth science
  • geology
  • geopolitical study
  • geopolitics
  • physiographics
  • physiography
  • topography
  • topology
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.