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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 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Related Words for anthropography

anthropogeny, anthropography, somatology

anthropography in Science


  1. The branch of anthropology that deals with the geographical distribution of specific human cultures.
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