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anthropography

[an-thruh-pog-ruh-fee]
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noun
  1. the branch of anthropology that describes the varieties of humankind and their geographical distribution.
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Origin of anthropography

First recorded in 1560–70; anthropo- + -graphy
Related formsan·thro·po·graph·ic [an-thruh-puh-graf-ik] /ˌæn θrə pəˈgræf ɪk/, adjective
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Related Words for anthropography

anthropogeny, anthropography, somatology

anthropography in Science

anthropography

[ăn′thrə-pŏgrə-fē]
  1. The branch of anthropology that deals with the geographical distribution of specific human cultures.
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