Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Someone who desscribes a particular region or country.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who describes or makes a map of a district or region.
  • n. A geographical antiquary; one who investigates the locality of ancient places.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One skilled in chorography; a person who describes or makes a map of a particular region or country; specifically, one who investigates the locality of places mentioned by ancient writers and endeavors to identify their true situation.

Etymologies

From Ancient Greek χωρογράφος ("describing countries"), from χώρα, χῶρος ("region, country"). (Wiktionary)

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