Ethnography



[eth-nog-ruh-fee] /ɛθˈnɒg rə fi/

noun
1.
a branch of anthropology dealing with the scientific description of individual cultures.
/ɛθˈnɒɡrəfɪ/
noun
1.
the branch of anthropology that deals with the scientific description of individual human societies
n.

1834, perhaps from German Ethnographie; see ethno- + -graphy “the study of.” Related: Ethnographer; ethnographic.
ethnography
(ěth-nŏg’rə-fē)
The branch of anthropology that deals with the scientific description of specific human cultures.

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