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mapping Syllabification: map·ping
Pronunciation: /ˈmapiNG/

Definition of mapping in English:


Mathematics & Linguistics
An operation that associates each element of a given set (the domain) with one or more elements of a second set (the range).
Example sentences
  • His doctoral thesis is an important contribution to conformal mappings of multiply connected plane domains.
  • He discovered characterisations of topological mappings of the Cartesian plane and a number of fixed point theorems.
  • Another area which Suvorov worked on was the theory of conformal mappings and quasi-formal mappings.
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