morphography


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morphography

(mɔːˈfɒɡrəfɪ)
n
the scientific description of an external form

morphography

the scientific description of form. — morphographer, n.morphographic, adj.
See also: Form
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His articles on Little Italies, the commerce of migration, ethnic neighbourhoods, and diversity in Toronto had a specificity that allowed the reader not only to imagine the morphography of the ethnic enclaves but to fathom the reasons for the development of physical structures and social relations in those neighbourhoods.