orography definition

  • noun:
    • The study associated with the physical location of mountains and mountain ranges.
    • the scientific study, or a physical description of mountains
    • the orographic popular features of an area
    • That branch of research which treats of hills and hill methods; orology.
    • That unit of physical location or physiography that has regarding the relations and growth of the mountain-chains of this areas described.
    • the technology of mountains

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