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physiography

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noun phys·i·og·ra·phy \ˌfi-zē-ˈä-grə-fē\

Definition of physiography

physiographer

play \-fər\ noun

physiographic

play \ˌfi-zē-ō-ˈgra-fik\ also

physiographical

play \-fi-kəl\ adjective


Origin and Etymology of physiography

probably from French physiographie, from physi- + -graphie -graphy


First Known Use: circa 1828


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