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  • adj. of, or relating to topography

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Of or pertaining to topography; descriptive of a place.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Same as topographical.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. concerned with topography


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  • Unlike sensory maps, the map of space is not topographic, that is, neighboring cells in the hippocampus do not represent neighboring regions in the environment.

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  • A year of holiday practice in such work will, if the tasks occupy somewhere about a hundred hours of his time, serve greatly to extend or reawaken what may be called the topographic sense, and enable him to place in terms of space the observations of Nature which he may make.

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  • Dr. Hough said seismologists have long known that what is referred to as topographic amplification can occur, but it has often been dismissed as "kind of a fluke thing."

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  • An advanced technique called the topographic mapping technique is normally used prior to the procedure as a highly effective and accurate way of targeting the problem areas, making precision marking simpler, resulting in visually pleasing and clean results. liposculpture may not be too easy on the wallet, but as an investment, it is the safest and fastest way to get the body you want.

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  • Remotely-sensed data are most useful when combined with other sources of information such as topographic soils or geological maps.

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  • Droid Incredible features what HTC is calling a "topographic" design that offers the latest version of the HTC Sense experience.

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  • However, they differ in that the shortcut buttons below the display are touch sensitive and the back of the phone features a "topographic" design. Most recent posts

  • Featuring a "topographic" design that demonstrates the powerful engineering just beneath the surface, DROID Incredible by HTC is designed with craftsmanship and precision while making it easier than ever to stay connected. news

  • Boasting a "topographic" design which oozes with powerful engineering just beneath the surface, the DROID Incredible by HTC was specially designed with craftsmanship and precision while making it a snap to remain connected on all fronts, be it over voice, text, email or social networks.

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  • This includes proposed cuttings and silvicultural work; key biotopes required by the Forest Act; cadastral data; aerial photographs; laser scanning data; and external geographic data such as topographic maps, groundwater areas, protected areas, and prehistoric monuments.

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