Definition of 'topography'
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They scour topography and history as looking for part of their own selves. Times, Sunday Times (2006)This can be affected by many factors, including previous use of the land and topography. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The Thames is integral to the history and topography of London. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It's a mirror of the local history, national history and local topography. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The overture of Inca culture, history and topography is essential to maximise your sense of wonder at the finale. Times, Sunday Times (2006)But on closer inspection, it becomes clear that the complexity of the animal's behaviour is forced upon it by the complex geography and topography of the beach. The Descent of Mind - the how and why of intelligence (1990)
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