TOPOGRAPHIC By N., Sam M.S. - 15 adjective. regarding a detailed depiction of a structural being, inclusive of its exterior features and the spatial relations across its parts. TOPOGRAPHIC: "Topographic photos show the fire starting in the west end of the building first." Related Psychology Terms A Comparison of Maternal and Paternal Filicide APRAXIA (literally, “inability to act or do”) Discrimination and Mental Illness in the LGBT Population EXPRESSIVE BEHAVIOR FIGURE-DRAWING TEST ESTHETICS CEREBRAL CORTEX SCHIZOPHRENIA (OTHER TYPES) Evaluation of a Qualitative Study Comparison of Assessment Tools Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "TOPOGRAPHIC," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/topographic/ (accessed June 28, 2022).