Definition of Topography. Meaning of Topography. Synonyms of Topography

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Definition of Topography

Topography
Topography To*pog"ra*phy, n. [F. topographie, Gr. ?; ? a place + ? to write.] The description of a particular place, town, manor, parish, or tract of land; especially, the exact and scientific delineation and description in minute detail of any place or region. Note: Topography, as the description of particular places, is distinguished from chorography, the description of a region or a district, and for geography, the description of the earth or of countries. --Brande & C.

Meaning of Topography from wikipedia

- Topography is the study of the forms and features of land surfaces. The topography of an area could refer to the surface forms and features themselves...
- The Topography of Terror (German: Topographie des Terrors) is an outdoor and indoor history museum in Berlin, Germany. It is located on Niederkirchnerstr****e...
- The topography of the Moon (also known as geography of the Moon, cartography of the Moon, selenography, or selenodesy) is the mapping of the Moon's surface...
- Corneal topography, also known as photokeratoscopy or videokeratography, is a non-invasive medical imaging technique for mapping the anterior curvature...
- alone Hill – Landform that extends above the surrounding terrain Nadir (topography) Summit accordance Lyons, Kate (2017-05-21). "Mount Everest's Hillary...
- Topography may refer to: Topography, the study of the current terrain features of a region and the graphic representation of the landform on a map Inverted...
- This article relating to topography is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it....
- In geomorphology, a col is the lowest point on a mountain ridge between two peaks. It may also be called a gap. Particularly rugged and forbidding cols...
- Karst is a topography formed from the dissolution of soluble rocks such as limestone, dolomite, and gypsum. It is characterized by underground drainage...
- In geography, location or place are used to denote a region (point, line, or area) on Earth's surface or elsewhere. The term location generally implies...