chorography

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chorography

[kə′räg·rə·fē]
(mapping)
All of the methods used to map a region or district.
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The Lord also speaks of the Exchange in chorographical terms, going so far as to note height and width, the cellars and the shops themselves.
The major Italian chorographical passages of Malebolge proper on the other hand--which include the Alpine territory around Mantua minutely described by Virgil in Inferno 20.
And Andrew Gordon contrasts the Survey's depiction of urban space with the more abstract spatial politics implicit in chorographical writings by William Lambarde, John Norden, and William Camden.
1) Tristram Risdon, The Chorographical Description, or Survey, of the County of Devon, with the City and County of Exeter, etc.
The band features award-winning musical and chorographical talent, who has worked with the likes of Beyonce, Prince, Aretha Franklin, and Outkast among many others.
For example, John Norden's project was precisely to produce a textual county-by-county chorographical description of England, paralleling William Camden's but including maps.
Part three focuses on the conflicts that emerge between the chorographical descriptions of Camden and Harrison, as well as the epic poetry of Spenser and Drayton.