physiographic province


noun

a geographic region in which climate and geology have given rise to an array of landforms different from those of surrounding regions.

Nearby words

  1. physio-,
  2. physiocrat,
  3. physiocrats,
  4. physiogenic,
  5. physiognomy,
  6. physiography,
  7. physiol.,
  8. physiologic antidote,
  9. physiologic congestion,
  10. physiologic cup

Origin of physiographic province

First recorded in 1910–15

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