Definition of map-read in English:


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[no object]
  • Consult and interpret a map: the age-old problem of trying to map-read and drive on your own (as noun map-reading) they needed training in map-reading
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    • You can map read can't you?
    • For most of us that means a ramble across the North York Moors, or a bracing walk along the east coast before map reading our way back to the car for a flask of tea.
    • We diverted through Wimbourne and map read our way back to the road we wanted; the whole detour didn't really take much time.

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