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  • n. The geographical study of the spread of fire.

Etymologies

pyro- +‎ geography (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • In research, called the first of its kind, scientists used European Space Agency thermal-infrared satellite sensor data in their global study of pyrogeography -- the distribution and behavior of wildfire.

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  • Researchers used thermal-infrared sensor data obtained between 1996 and 2006 from European Space Agency satellites in their study of pyrogeography - the distribution and behavior of wildfire - on a global scale.

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