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topography

Definition/Scope: The study or description of surface features of a place on maps or charts. (2) The technique of graphically representing the exact physical features of a place or region on a map.



Narrower Terms:

Army topography
landform
lunar topography
phototopography
submarine topography
terrain

Related Terms:

beaches
digital topographic data
geodesy
geophysics
gulfs
lagoons
oceanography
photomapping
planetary surfaces
satellite altimetry
shallow water
topographic maps


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