Definition of Geographical

1. Adjective. Of or relating to the science of geography.

Exact synonyms: Geographic
Partainyms: Geography, Geography
Derivative terms: Geography

2. Adjective. Determined by geography. "The north and south geographic poles"
Exact synonyms: Geographic
Similar to: True
Antonyms: Magnetic

Definition of Geographical

1. Adjective. Of or relating to geography; geographic. ¹

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Definition of Geographical

1. [adj]

Medical Definition of Geographical

1. Of or pertaining to geography. Geographical distribution. See Distribution. Geographic latitude (of a place), the angle included between a line perpendicular or normal to the level surface of water at rest at the place, and the plane of the equator; differing slightly from the geocentric latitude by reason of the difference between the earth's figure and a true sphere. Geographical mile. See Mile. Geographical variation, any variation of a species which is dependent on climate or other geographical conditions. Origin: L. Geographicus, Gr., cf. F. Geographique. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Geographical

geographic North Pole
geographic area
geographic choroidopathy
geographic expedition
geographic information science
geographic information system
geographic keratitis
geographic locations
geographic point
geographic region
geographic stippling of nails
geographic tongue
geographical area
geographical mile
geographical point
geographical region
geographical zone
geography fair

Literary usage of Geographical

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Origin of Species by Charles Darwin (1909)
"CHAPTER XII Geographical DISTRIBUTION Present distribution cannot be accounted for by differences in physical conditions—Importance of barriers—Affinity of ..."

2. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1910)
"The test of geographical laws as of others is the pragmatic one. ... Is it too much to look forward to the time when the geographical prospector, ..."

3. The Library of Original Sources: Ideas that Have Influenced Civilization, in edited by Oliver Joseph Thatcher (1915)
"These three expeditions, taken together, metamorphosed the geographical ideas of Europe, ... In his youth he was much interested in geographical studies, ..."

4. The Water-power of Maine by Walter Wells, Maine Hydrographic Survey (1869)
"The 45th tudes' parallel crosses the State within thirty miles of its geographical centre. This position, almost precisely equidistant betwixt the equator ..."

5. The History of Greece by Connop Thirlwall (1855)
"Geographical Position of Greece. — Various Descriptions of its Boundaries. ... An attentive survey of the geographical site of Greece, of its general ..."

6. The History of Greece by Connop Thirlwall (1855)
"CHAPTER I. Geographical OUTLINES OF GREECE. Geographical Position of Greece. ... An attentive survey of the geographical site of Greece, of its general ..."

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