physiographic form

physiographic form

[¦fiz·ē·ə¦graf·ik ′fȯrm]
(geology)
A landform considered with regard to its origin, cause, or history.
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In the 19th century, William Henry Holmes, Grove Karl Gilbert, and William Morris Davis perfected the construction of pen and ink style representations of physiographic forms and processes (Fernlund 2000).