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topography

noun [U]     /təˈpɒɡ.rə.fi/ US  /təˈpɑː.ɡrə-/ specialized
the physical appearance of the natural features of an area of land , especially the shape of its surface Geography - general words topographer     /-fər/ US  /-fɚ/ noun [C] topographical     /ˌtɒp.əˈɡræf.ɪ.kəl/ US  /ˌtɑː.pə-/ adjective topographically     /ˌtɒp.əˈɡræf.ɪ.kəl.i/ US  /ˌtɑː.pə-/ adverb
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