noun, plural to·pog·ra·phies.
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Origin of topography
OTHER WORDS FROM topography
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH topographytopography , typography
Example sentences from the Web for topography
From a young age, children are introduced to maps for geography, topography, history, and everyday uses such as navigation or checking the weather.
Some of the clues that a supervolcano may lurk under the Islands of the Four Mountains, in the Aleutian Islands chain in southwest Alaska, come from seafloor topography mapping, like this bathymetry map compiled by NOAA.An enormous supervolcano may be hiding under Alaskan islands|Beth Geiger|December 7, 2020|Science News
Wherever the intrepid Eleanor travels, Michaelis offers vivid descriptions of topography, wardrobe, weather conditions and societal moods as if an understudy for Charles Dickens.A modest rebel: The paradoxical personality of Eleanor Roosevelt|Douglas Brinkley|November 6, 2020|Washington Post
He pocketed a topographic map of the border region from the base and prepared his family for the trip ahead.
For this reason the philosophical study of topographic forms requires at least a broad knowledge of related geologic structures.The Andes of Southern Peru|Isaiah Bowman
A pie is a topographic mark; it shows where government land ends.Roy Blakeley's Motor Caravan|Percy Keese Fitzhugh
The topographic relations in this part of the course are shown in Fig. 40.The Geography of the Region about Devils Lake and the Dalles of the Wisconsin|Rollin D. Salisbury
Thomas Moule died in London, aged 67; a well known writer to the extent of many volumes on topographic and heraldic antiquities.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
He made sure that he had his topographic maps and other articles that he had found to be necessary or desirable.The Flying Reporter|Lewis E. (Lewis Edwin) Theiss