topographic study of a given place (especially the history of the place as indicated by its topography);
"Greenland's topology has been shaped by the glaciers of the ice age"
the study of anatomy based on regions or divisions of the body and emphasizing the relations between various structures (muscles and nerves and arteries etc.) in that region
the branch of pure mathematics that deals only with the properties of a figure X that hold for every figure into which X can be transformed with a one-to-one correspondence that is continuous in both directions
the configuration of a communication network
The topology of the network may be ring, star or bus. 网络的拓扑结构可以是环形的、星形的或总线形的。
Students of topology will recognize this situation. 学习拓扑学的学生将理解这一情况。