orographical

orography

[aw-rog-ruh-fee, oh-rog-]
noun
the branch of physical geography dealing with mountains.
Also called orology [aw-rol-uh-jee, oh-rol-] .


Origin:
1840–50; oro-1 + -graphy

orographic [awr-uh-graf-ik, or-uh-] , orographical, adjective
orographically, adverb
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orography or orology (ɒˈrɒɡrəfɪ, ɒˈrɒlədʒɪ)
 
n
the study or mapping of relief, esp of mountains
 
orology or orology
 
n
 
o'rographer or orology
 
n
 
o'rologist or orology
 
n
 
orographic or orology
 
adj
 
orological or orology
 
adj
 
oro'graphically or orology
 
adv
 
oro'logically or orology
 
adv

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