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topography
Subject Category
P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Definition
The configuration of a surface including its relief, elevation and the position of its natural and man-made features. The physical or natural features of an object or entity and their structural relationships.
Definition Source
Schwarz, Charles F.; Thor, Edward C.; Elsner, Gary H. 1976. Wildland planning glossary. Gen. Tech. Rep. PSW-13. Berkeley, Calif.: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station
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Broader Term
geomorphology
Narrower Term
altitude
landscape position
relief (geological)
topographic aspect
topographic slope
Related Term
geospatial technology
lithology
topographic maps
Spanish
topografía
Term Number
7261