- the art of drawing a ground plan or layout of a building.
- a ground plan or layout of a building; a horizontal representation of a building.
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Historical Examples of ichnography
They are marked on an old map of the borough, classically described as the "Ichnography or ground plan of Guildford."Highways and Byways in Surrey
Already a ground-plan, or ichnography, has been laid down of the future colonial empire.
- the art of drawing ground plans
- the ground plan of a building, factory, etc
Word Origin for ichnography
C16: from Latin ichnographia, from Greek ikhnographia, from ikhnos trace, track
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