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chorology

(kəˈrɒlədʒɪ)
n
1. (Physical Geography) the study of the causal relations between geographical phenomena occurring within a particular region
2. (Environmental Science) the study of the spatial distribution of organisms
[C20: from German Chorologie, from Greek khōros place + -logy]
choˈrologist n
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chorology

Biogeography. the study of organisms, especially their migrations and distribution. — chorologic, chorological, adj.
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chorology

The study of geographical relationships within a region or the distribution of plants and animals.
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(Lamiaceae), with notes on chorology in Turkey," Turkish Journal of Botany, vol.
Es sei hier nur auf drei Aufsatze Nader El-Bizris (zwischen 2001 und 2004 publiziert) (1), auf John Sallis' Chorology (1999) (2) sowie Gunter Figals Kapitel zur Chora in seinem neuen Werk Unscheinbarkeit (2015) (3) verwiesen, ganz zu schweigen von Jacques Derridas einschlagigem Text zur Thematik (1993) (4).
(2.) Khanhasani M, Khodakarami Y (2005) Introduction of flora and determination of biological shape, growth elements, etoecology, chorology of reserved region of Aianolkash in Kermanshah, brief of articles in 13th conference, pp.
It takes into account the areas of taxa and syntaxa (chorology), in addition to information from other natural sciences (Geography, Botany, Synecology, Soil Science, Bioclimatology, Geology, etc.), and attempts to establish a hierarchic biogeographic typology of the lands on Earth.
Floristic composition, life form and chorology of plant life at Khulais region, Western Saudi Arabia.
Chorology of Trees and Shrubs in South-West Asia and Adjacent Regions.
Aspects concerning the ecology and chorology of each species are according to the aforementioned authors and Spruce (1884), Jack (1894), Gradstein et al.
historically, all these events are considered as chorology. That is, the writer does not categorize the historical events and political issues and narrates the historical events in a chain from the beginning of the story.
However, Sallis differs slightly from Derrida's interpretation, arguing for the retention of the article (the; 'the chora') as an index of a certain differentiation that still needs to be marked between the word and that to which the word is addressed, leaving open the discourse in which the word is operative (a discourse Sallis has named 'chorology').
Whereas it is true that "chorography," (the description of places) and "chorology," (the study of the interrelationships between things and people), are among the oldest applications of geographic thought and knowledge, the central mission of geography focuses on spatial analysis.