Geographic Point Definition

Define what is Geographic Point?

1. geographic point, geographical point (noun)

a point on the surface of the Earth.

    Hypernyms

    point noun
    the precise location of something; a spatially limited location.

    Hyponyms

    workplace, work noun
    a place where work is done.

    address noun
    the place where a person or organization can be found or communicated with.

    confluence, meeting noun
    a place where things merge or flow together (especially rivers).

    epicenter, epicentre noun
    the point on the Earth's surface directly above the focus of an earthquake.

    magnetic pole noun
    either of two points where the lines of force of the Earth's magnetic field are vertical.

    Pole noun
    one of two antipodal points where the Earth's axis of rotation intersects the Earth's surface.

    port noun
    a place (seaport or airport) where people and merchandise can enter or leave a country.

    Nearby Terms

    geographic region (noun)
    a demarcated area of the Earth

    geographical (adjective)
    of or relating to the science of geography

    geographical area (noun)
    a demarcated area of the Earth

    geographical mile (noun)
    a former British unit of length equivalent to 6,080 feet (1,853.184 meters); 800 feet longer than a statute mile

    geographical point (noun)
    a point on the surface of the Earth

    geographical region (noun)
    a demarcated area of the Earth

    geographical zone (noun)
    any of the regions of the surface of the Earth loosely divided according to latitude or longitude

    geographically (adverb)
    with respect to geography

    geographics (noun)
    study of the earth's surface; includes people's responses to topography and climate and soil and vegetation

    geography (noun)
    study of the earth's surface; includes people's responses to topography and climate and soil and vegetation

    geologic (adjective)
    of or relating to or based on geology

    geologic process (noun)
    (geology) a natural process whereby geological features are modified

    geologic time (noun)
    the time of the physical formation and development of the earth (especially prior to human history)

    geological (adjective)
    of or relating to or based on geology

    geological dating (noun)
    use of chemical analysis to estimate the age of geological specimens