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n. pl. to·pog·ra·phies
1. Detailed, precise description of a place or region.
2. Graphic representation of the surface features of a place or region on a map, indicating their relative positions and elevations.
3. A description or an analysis of a structured entity, showing the relations among its components: In the topography of the economy, several depressed areas are revealed.
a. The surface features of a place or region.
b. The surface features of an object: The topography of a crystal.
5. The surveying of the features of a place or region.
6. The study or description of an anatomical region or part.

top′o·graph′ (tŏp′ə-grăf′) n.
top′o·graph′ic (-grăf′ĭk), top′o·graph′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
top′o·graph′i·cal·ly adv.
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Adv.1.topographically - with regard to topographytopographically - with regard to topography; "the geological environment is the primary factor in determining the character of a country not only topographically but historically"
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As to the moon, she was considerably larger; but the travelers' glasses, not very powerful, did not allow them as yet to make any useful observations upon her surface, or reconnoiter her topographically or geologically.
The County of El Dorado is topographically divided into two zones: The northeast corner of the County is in the Lake Tahoe basin and is commonly referred to as the East Slope of the County, while the remainder of the County is in the area west of Echo Summit or West Slope of the County.
Researchers led by geologist Eva Enkelmann from University of Cincinnati in US found that the way a mountain range moves and behaves topographically can also change and create its local climate by redirecting wind and precipitation, said the study published in the journal Geophysical Research Letters.
Despite the fact that our Yunnan project is located in a topographically challenging area, we are extremely pleased to announce that we are proceeding on schedule," said Qi Lin, Vice President and President of PV Systems Business Unit of Trina Solar.
Topographically, Kenya is stunning, surrounded by calderas and mountain ranges, the second highest peak in the continent of Africa is Mount Kenya, and there is the Great Rift Valley that divides the country.
This is a mountainous region that can be topographically divided into a western and an eastern section at Sanandaj.
BCL2 protein is topographically restricted in tissues characterized by apoptotic cell death.
Newcastle is, topographically, one of the best tracks in Britain, if not the best, and it would be a travesty to lose it.
Wilson exaggerated the height of Dinas Bran, but the view is otherwise topographically accurate.
the whole of the concession has now been topographically mapped using
4g is a global standard that harmonizes the physical layer of a wide variety of deployed wireless infrastructure systems, and specifies standard power levels, data rates, modulations, and frequency bands for the large scale, outdoor and topographically challenging environments of smart energy networks.
The range of human emotion is culturally universal and can be represented topographically, a new research has revealed.