the branch of geography concerned with natural features and phenomena of the earth’s surface, as landforms, drainage features, climates, soils, and vegetation.
the branch of geography that deals with the natural features of the earth’s surface
The scientific study of the natural features of the Earth’s surface, especially in its current aspects, including land formation, climate, currents, and distribution of flora and fauna. Also called physiography.
- Physical half-life
physical half-life n. See half-life.
- Physical handicap
noun 1. loss of or failure to develop a specific bodily function or functions, whether of movement, sensation, coordination, or speech, but excluding mental impairments or disabilities
[fiz-i-kuh-lahyz] /ˈfɪz ɪ kəˌlaɪz/ verb (used with object), physicalized, physicalizing. 1. to express in terms; give form or shape to: The dancers physicalized the mood of the music.
[fiz-i-kuh-liz-uh m] /ˈfɪz ɪ kəˌlɪz əm/ noun 1. a doctrine associated with logical positivism and holding that every meaningful statement, other than the necessary statements of logic and mathematics, must refer directly or indirectly to observable properties of spatiotemporal things or events. /ˈfɪzɪkəˌlɪzəm/ noun 1. (philosophy) the doctrine that all phenomena can be described in […]