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Hydrography

Hydrography Meaning & Definition
Hydrography Definition And Meaning

What's The Definition Of Hydrography?

[n] the science of the measurement and description and mapping of the surface waters of the earth with special reference to navigation

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See Also | oceanography

Hydrography In Webster's Dictionary

\Hy*drog"ra*phy\, n. [Hydro-, 1 + -graphy: cf. F. hydrographie.] 1. The art of measuring and describing the sea, lakes, rivers, and other waters, with their phenomena. 2. That branch of surveying which embraces the determination of the contour of the bottom of a harbor or other sheet of water, the depth of soundings, the position of channels and shoals, with the construction of charts exhibiting these particulars.

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