Bathyorographical Curve

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Bathyorographical Curve

 

the part of the hypsographic curve that characterizes the distribution of various depths of the bottom of an ocean or sea.

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