Definition of Geographic

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

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

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

Definition of Geographic

1. a. Of or pertaining to geography.

Definition of Geographic

1. Adjective. Pertaining to geography. ¹

2. Adjective. Determined by geography, as opposed to magnetic (i.e. North.) ¹

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Definition of Geographic

1. [adj]

Medical Definition of Geographic

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 Geographic

geographic (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 Geographic

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

1. Yucca Mountain: DoE Has Improved Its Quality Assurance Program, But Whether Mark E. Gaffigan by Mark E. Gaffigan (2008)
"geographic CODE geographic codes are shown primarily on machine- readable data products, such as computer tape and compact disc-read only memory (CD-ROM), ..."

2. New Viewpoints in American History by Arthur Meier Schlesinger (1922)
"CHAPTER II geographic FACTORS IN AMERICAN DEVELOPMENT "Man can no more be scientifically studied apart from the ground which he tills, or the lands over ..."

3. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1919)
"The recognition of large numbers of closely allied geographic races, while deplored by those who would keep our nomenclature within the limits of ..."

4. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1904)
"All correspondence relating to the congress and all remittances should be addressed to the Eighth International geographic Congress, ..."

5. Political Science and Comparative Constitutional Law by John William Burgess (1890)
"When a state insists upon the union with it of all states occupying the same geographic unity and attains this result in last resort by force, the morality ..."

6. Organic Evolution by Richard Swann Lull (1917)
"CHAPTER IV geographic DISTRIBUTION Kinds of Distribution.—The distribution of life ... These three distributions are known as follows: In space: geographic. ..."

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