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Geography

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  • Geography — (from Greek γεωγραφία geografia ) is the study of the Earth and its lands, features, inhabitants, and phenomena. [cite web |title=Geography |work=The American Heritage Dictionary/ of the English Language, Fourth Edition |publisher=Houghton… …   Wikipedia

  • geography — ge*og ra*phy, n.; pl. {Geographies}. [F. g[ e]ographie, l. geographia, fr. Gr. ?; ge a, gh^, the earth + ? description, fr. ? to write, describe. 1. The science which treats of the world and its inhabitants; a description of the earth, or a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • geography — /jee og reuh fee/, n., pl. geographies. 1. the science dealing with the areal differentiation of the earth s surface, as shown in the character, arrangement, and interrelations over the world of such elements as climate, elevation, soil,… …   Universalium

  • geography — noun (plural phies) Etymology: Latin geographia, from Greek geōgraphia, from geōgraphein to describe the earth s surface, from geō + graphein to write more at carve Date: 15th century 1. a science that deals with the description, distribution,… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • geography — noun /dʒɪˈɒɡrəfi/ a) The study of the physical structure and inhabitants of the Earth. The geography of the Andes approaches never made transportation easy; routes to Bogota, Quito, La Paz, and Cuzco were so precipitous as to slow down the… …   Wiktionary

  • Geography and the Church — • Explains the nature of this science and the course of its evolution Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Geography and the Church     Geography and the Church      …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Geography of China — Topography of China. Longsheng Rice Terrac …   Wikipedia

  • Geography of Scotland — Continent Europe …   Wikipedia

  • Geography of the Republic of Macedonia — Geography of Republic of Macedonia Continent Europe Region Balkan Peninsula Coordinates …   Wikipedia

  • Geography of Malaysia — Continent Asia Region Southeast Asia Coordinates 2°30 N 112°30 E Area Ranked 67th 329,847 km2 …   Wikipedia

  • Geography of Israel — Relief map of Israel Area Total 20,700 km2[1] Water …   Wikipedia


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