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