Definition of Geographer

1. Noun. An expert on geography.

Generic synonyms: Expert
Specialized synonyms: Cartographer, Map Maker
Specialized synonyms: Gerardus Mercator, Gerhard Kremer, Mercator
Derivative terms: Geography

Definition of Geographer

1. n. One versed in geography.

Definition of Geographer

1. Noun. A specialist in geography. ¹

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Definition of Geographer

1. [n -S]

Medical Definition of Geographer

1. One versed in geography. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Geographer

geographer (current term)
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

Literary usage of Geographer

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

1. Dictionary of National Biography by Leslie Stephen (1885)
"By John Adair, geographer for that Kingdom. Edinburgh, fol.' Of this work the first part only was printed; it is now rare. The second part was never ..."

2. The Confederation of the British North American Provinces: Their Past by Thomas Rawlings (1865)
"Early Efforts of the Explorer, geographer, and Navigator—America in its Primitive State—The Causes which operated to develop the Migratory Movements of ..."

3. Through the Brazilian Wilderness by Theodore Roosevelt (1914)
"APPENDIX A THE WORK OF THE FIELD ZOOLOGIST AND FIELD geographer IN SOUTH AMERICA PORTIONS of South America are now entering on a career of great social and ..."

4. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1899)
"HENRY GANNETT, geographer of the Geological Survey, who was the political and statistical geographer of the last census, has been asked to take charge of ..."

5. The Geographical Journal by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain). (1903)
"Although nominally addressed to the mountaineer, the work is full of interest to the geographer, and is illustrated by some fine photogravures from the ..."

6. The Old Red Sandstone: To which is Appended a Series of Geological Papers by Hugh Miller (1858)
"The Lines of the geographer rarely right Lines. ... THE natural boundaries of the geographer are rarely described by right lines. ..."

7. Tract by Western Reserve Historical Society (1888)
"Thomas Hutchins was then geographer of the United States, an office to which he was appointed in 1778-9, during the Revolutionary war. ..."

8. History of India by Sir William Wilson Hunter, Sir Alfred Comyn Lyall, Vincent Arthur Smith, Henry Miers Elliot, Stanley Lane-Poole, Romesh Chunder Dutt, Abraham Valentine Williams Jackson (1907)
"An account of the wonders of the temple and the optical delusion in connection with the idol is given by the Persian geographer ..."

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