geography geography  /dʒi ˈɑ ɡrə fi/

Definition(s):

  • (n) study of the earth's surface; includes people's responses to topography and climate and soil and vegetation

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Although virtually nothing is known about the causes of cancer, something is known about its geography; it seems to strike differently in different parts of the world.
  2. Third Grade: geography and history of Houston and the Gulf Coast area.
  3. For most of human history, people's interactions have been shaped by geography.

News

  1. Research and Markets: Detailed Qualitative and Quantitative Analysis of the Global EPDM Market

    DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/4g5wvf/global_epdm) has announced the addition of the "Global EPDM (Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer) Market by Application & Geography Trends & Forecasts To 2017" report to their offering. EPDM are synthetic rubber and are known for their outstanding resistance to heat, ozone, weather, polar substances ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Business Wire

  2. Research and Markets: Global Specialty Chemicals Market is Expected to Grow to $610.14 billion by 2016

    DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/5k52kw/global_specialty) has announced the addition of the "Global Specialty Chemicals Market By Product Type, Functional Type, Key Applications, Raw Materials, Regulations, Geography, Price Trends & Forecasts (2011 - 2016)" report to their offering. The global specialty chemicals market is expected to ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Business Wire

  3. Rockford Rated 19th Best Manufacturing City

    A study done by "New Geography" lists Rockford as being the 19th best city in the nation for manufacturing.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: WIFR Rockford

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Quotes

  1. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, in an Associated Press interview in New York, said Friday, "One does not choose sites for missile defense out of the blue. It's geometry and geography as to how you intercept a missile."
    on Jun 7, 2007 By: Condoleezza Rice Source: FOXNews

  2. "I hope that would be an argument for us to go through this 2,400-page document, remove all the special deals for the special interests that favor the few and treat all Americans the same ...... so that they will know that geography does not dictate...
    on Feb 25, 2010 By: John McCain Source: FOXNews

  3. "Geography has made our countries neighbors, but the choice we've made for each other is a choice for freedom," said Bush. "And that choice has made us friends."
    on Mar 12, 2007 By: President Bush Source: International Herald Tribune

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