APHG 1.3

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APHG 1.3
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  1. trasnational corporation
    conducts research, operates facroties, and sells products in many countries, not just where its headquarters and principal shareholders are located
  2. distribution
    the arrangement of a feature in space
  3. the arrangement of a feature in space
    distribution
  4. conducts research, operates factories, and sells products in many countries, not just where its headquarters and principal shareholders are located
    transnational corporation
  5. globalization
    the force or process that involves the entire world and results in making something worldwide in scope
  6. density
    the frequency with which something occurs in space
  7. the frequency with which something occurs in space
    density
  8. arithmetic density
    total number of objects in an area, commonly used to compare the distribution of population in different countries
  9. total number of objects in an area, is commonly used to compare the distribution of population in different areas
    arithmetic density
  10. physiological density
    the number of persons per unit of area suitable for agriculture
  11. the number of persons per unit of area suitable for agriculture
    physiological density
  12. agricultural density
    the numbers of farmers per unit area of farmland
  13. the numbers of farmers per unit area of farmland
    agricultural density
  14. concentration
    the extent of a feature's spread over space
  15. the extent of a feature's spread over space
    concentration
  16. space-time compression
    the reduction in the time it takes for something to reach another place
  17. the reduction in the time it takes for something to reach another place
    space-time compression
  18. distance decay
    the diminishing in importance and eventual disappearance of a phenomenon with increasing distance from its origin
  19. the diminishing in importance and eventual disappearance of a phenomenon with increasing distance from its origin
    distance decay
  20. hearth
    place from which an innovation originates
  21. place from which an innovation originates
    hearth
  22. relocation diffusion
    the spread of an idea through physical movement of people from one place to another
  23. the spread of an idea through physical movement of people from one place to another
    relocation diffusion
  24. expansion diffusion
    the spread of a feature from one place to another in a snowballing process
  25. the spread of a feature from one place to another in a snowballing process
    expansion diffusion
  26. hierarchial diffusion
    the spread of an idea from persons or nodes of authority or power to other persons or places
  27. the spread of an idea from persons or nodes of authority or power ot other persons or places
    hierarchial diffusion
  28. contagious diffusion
    the rapid, widespread diffusion of a characteristic throughout the population
  29. the rapid, widespread diffusion of a characteristic throughout the population
    contagious diffusion
  30. stimulus diffusion
    the spread of an underlying principle, even though a characteristic itself apparently fails to diffuse
  31. the spread of an underlying principle, even though a characteristic itself apparently fails to diffuse
    stimulus diffusion
  32. uneven development
    increasing gap in economic conditions between regions in the core and periphery that results from the globalization of the economy
  33. increasing gap in economic conditions between regions in the core and periphery that results from the globalization of the economy
    uneven development

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