chorographic

chorography

[kuh-rog-ruh-fee, kaw-, koh-]
noun, plural chorographies. Geography.
a systematic, detailed description and analysis of a region or regions.

Origin:
1550–60; < Latin chōrographia < Greek chōrographía, equivalent to chōro-, combining form of chṓra region + -graphia -graphy

chorographer, noun
chorographic [kawr-uh-graf-ik, kohr-] , chorographical, adjective
chorographically, adverb
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chorography (kɒˈrɒɡrəfɪ)
 
n , -phies
1.  the technique of mapping regions
2.  a description or map of a region, as opposed to a small area
 
[C16: via Latin from Greek khōrographia, from khōros place, country + -graphy]
 
cho'rographer
 
n
 
chorographic
 
adj
 
choro'graphical
 
adj
 
choro'graphically
 
adv

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