Definition of periegetic in US English:

periegetic

adjective

rare
  • That gives a description of a place, etc., seen in the course of a journey or tour.

Origin

Mid 18th century. From Hellenistic Greek περιηγητικός belonging to or befitting a periegete, descriptive from περιηγητής + -ικός.

Pronunciation

periegetic

/ˌpɛrɪəˈdʒɛtɪk/