a camp or base in an isolated part of the Arctic or Antarctic, manned by specialists to monitor the weather, geological formations, wildlife, etc.
a scientific research station in polar regions, where ice movement, weather, and environmental conditions are monitored
[ahy-kon-uh-graf-ik] /aɪˌkɒn əˈgræf ɪk/ adjective 1. of or relating to iconography.
[ahy-kuh-nog-ruh-fee] /ˌaɪ kəˈnɒg rə fi/ noun, plural iconographies. 1. symbolic representation, especially the conventional meanings attached to an image or images. 2. subject matter in the visual arts, especially with reference to the conventions regarding the treatment of a subject in artistic representation. 3. the study or analysis of subject matter and its meaning in […]
[ahy-kuh-nol-uh-tree] /ˌaɪ kəˈnɒl ə tri/ noun 1. the worship or adoration of icons. /ˌaɪkɒˈnɒlətrɪ/ noun 1. the worship or adoration of icons as idols
[ahy-kuh-nol-uh-jee] /ˌaɪ kəˈnɒl ə dʒi/ noun 1. the historical analysis and interpretive study of symbols or images and their contextual significance; iconography. 2. the study of icons or symbolic representations. /ˌaɪkɒˈnɒlədʒɪ/ noun 1. the study or field of art history concerning icons 2. icons collectively 3. the symbolic representation or symbolism of icons