- a person who specializes in geographical research, delineation, and study.
Origin of geographer
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Examples from the Web for geographer
Columbus was a geographer as well as the herald of an expanding world.Introductory American History
Henry Eldridge Bourne
Conrad Malte-Brun, a Danish author and geographer of great merit.
Moses King, an American geographer of the nineteenth century.
"I am unworthy of Miss Arabella," was the invariable reply of the geographer.
Madeira is an island too well known to be of much interest now to a geographer.
Word Origin and History for geographer
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