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OROGRAPHY (Gr. opos, mountain, ypadeu...

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Originally appearing in Volume V20, Page 327 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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OROGRAPHY (Gr. opos, mountain, ypadeuv, to write), that part of physical geography which deals, with the geological formation, the surface features and description of mountains. The terms " oreography," " orology" and "oreology" are also sometimes used.
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