Definition of -graphy in English:

-graphy

combining form

  • 1In nouns denoting.

    1. 1.1A descriptive science.
      ‘geography’
    2. 1.2A technique of producing images.
      ‘radiography’
    3. 1.3A style or method of writing or drawing.
      ‘calligraphy’
  • 2

    1. 2.1Writing about (a specified subject)
      ‘hagiography’
    2. 2.2A written or printed list.
      ‘filmography’

Origin

From or suggested by Greek -graphia writing.