ethnography

noun eth·nog·ra·phy \ eth-ˈnä-grə-fē \

Definition of ethnography

:the study and systematic recording of human cultures; also :a descriptive work produced from such research

ethnographer

play \eth-ˈnä-grə-fər\ noun

ethnographic

play \ˌeth-nə-ˈgra-fik\ or ethnographical play \ˌeth-nə-ˈgra-fi-kəl\ adjective

ethnographically

play \ˌeth-nə-ˈgra-fi-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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Origin and Etymology of ethnography

French ethnographie, from ethno- + -graphie -graphy

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ETHNOGRAPHY Defined for English Language Learners

ethnography

noun

Definition of ethnography for English Language Learners

  • : the study of human races and cultures


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ethnography

noun eth·nog·ra·phy \ eth-ˈnäg-rə-fē \

medical Definition of ethnography

plural ethnographies
:the study and systematic recording of human cultures; also :a descriptive work produced from such research

ethnographic

play \ˌeth-nə-ˈgraf-ik\ or ethnographical play \-i-kəl\ adjective

ethnographically

play \-i-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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