Landscapes

Broadly used to describe portions of the earth's surface that share common repeating characteristics that can be comprehended at a glance. Landscapes are more than scenery or political units; they are systems of natural and cultural contexts. If possible use a more specific term.

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landscapes
landscape
landschappen Dutch
landschap Dutch
paysages French
paysage French
paisajes Spanish
paisaje Spanish

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Broadly used to describe portions of the earth's surface that share common repeating characteristics that can be comprehended at a glance. Landscapes are more than scenery or political units; they are systems of natural and cultural contexts. If possible use a more specific term.

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300008626. The J. Paul Getty Trust.