orographically love


from The Century Dictionary.

  • With regard to orography.


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  • ""But a rather odd sort of Arcadia, orographically speaking, for the valley that would come to be known as Dingley Dell lies within what is known as the Allegheny Front—the dividing line between the eastern edge of the Allegheny Plateau escarpment…"

    "…and the lower Allegheny Mountains," broke in Mr. Graham, excitedly."

    Under the Harrow by Mark Dunn, p 369

    September 4, 2011

  • That's a bit iroquoisy--I think you added this when I was working on my list about Stoppard's Arcadia.

    September 4, 2011