Definition of "geographer" []

  • The study of the natural features of the earth's surface, including topography, climate, soil, vegetation, etc, and man's response to them (noun)
  • The natural features of a region (noun)
  • An arrangement of constituent parts; plan; layout (noun)
  • A specialist in geography. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "geographer" in a sentence
  • ""Apparently," Woods and the Wisconsin geographer Joseph M. McCann argued in a presentation last summer, "at some threshold level ... dark earth attains the capacity to perpetuate — even regenerate itself — thus behaving more like a living 'super'-organism than an inert material.""
  • "A geographer is occupied with tasks that are too serious to leave him any time for excursions outside his study."
  • "Yet even that ingenious geographer is too fond of supposing new, and perhaps imaginary measures, for the purpose of rendering ancient writers as accurate as himself."