Definitions for "Physiography"
natural land forms (that is, physical properties) of a place. Also called geomorphology.
Same as geomorphology.
The science which treats of the earth's exterior physical features, climate, life, etc., and of the physical movements or changes on the earth's surface, as the currents of the atmosphere and ocean, the secular variations in heat, moisture, magnetism, etc.; physical geography.
A branch of geography dealing with the natural features of earth's surface; physical geography.
The physical features of the earth's surface. For example, a flood plain, or a glacial feature.
The descriptive part of a natural science as distinguished from the explanatory or theoretic part; as, mineral physiography.
a general description of nature and natural phenomena
Description and interpretation of landforms.