Geographic : Definition


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Definitions of Geographic

Pronunciation : Ge`o*graph"ic, Ge`o*graph"ic*al
Part of Speech : a.
Etymology : [L. geographicus, Gr. géographique.]
Definition : Defn: Of or pertaining to geography. Geographical distribution. See under Distribution. -- Geographic latitude (of a place), the angle included between a line perpendicular or normal to the level surface of water at rest at the place, and the plane of the equator; differing slightly from the geocentric latitude by reason of the difference between the earth's figure and a true sphere. -- Geographical mile. See under Mile. -- Geographical variation, any variation of a species which is dependent on climate or other geographical conditions.
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913


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