periegesis

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek περιήγησις (periḗgēsis, showing around), from περί (perí, around), from ἡγέομαι (hēgéomai, I lead).

Noun[edit]

periegesis (plural periegeses)

  1. a description of an area, territory
    a periegesis of Greece