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map British & World English

A diagrammatic representation of an area of land or sea showing physical features, cities, roads, etc.

MAP British & World English

Modified American plan (see American plan)

map English Thesaurus

the region was mapped from the air

key map British & World English

A map drawn in bare outline, to simplify the use of a full map

gene map British & World English

A record of the DNA sequence of a gene

grid map British & World English

A map that uses a grid of regular squares marked with numbers or letters to enable a place to be precisely located

map-maker British & World English

A cartographer

map-read British & World English

Consult and interpret a map

mind map British & World English

A diagram in which information is represented visually, usually with a central idea placed in the middle and associated ideas arranged around it

road map British & World English

A map, especially one designed for motorists, showing the roads of a country or area

contour map British & World English

A map marked with contour lines

genetic map British & World English

A graphic representation of a chromosome including the position of its genes

genome map British & World English

A record of the entire genome of an organism, consisting of correctly ordered gene maps

map turtle British & World English

A small North American freshwater turtle with bold patterns on the shell and head

relief map British & World English

A map indicating hills and valleys by shading rather than by contour lines alone

sketch map British & World English

A roughly drawn map that shows only basic details

weather map British & World English

Another term for weather chart.

relief map New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

map indicating hills and valleys by shading

cognitive map British & World English

A mental representation of one’s physical environment

Karnaugh map British & World English

A diagram consisting of a rectangular array of squares each representing a different combination of the variables of a Boolean function

map butterfly British & World English

A butterfly that has cream or brown wings crossed by narrow contrasting lines

map reference British & World English

A set of numbers and letters specifying a location as represented on a map

Poincaré map British & World English

A representation of the phase space of a dynamic system, indicating all possible trajectories

choropleth map British & World English

A map which uses differences in shading, colouring, or the placing of symbols within predefined areas to indicate the average values of a particular quantity in those areas

chromosome map British & World English

A diagram showing the relative positions of genes along the length of a chromosome

off the map British & World English

(Of a place) very distant or remote

map something out British & World English

Plan a route or course of action in detail

map on to in map British & World English

Be associated with or linked to

wipe something off the map British & World English

Obliterate something totally

put someone/thing on the map British & World English

Bring someone or something to prominence

off the map in map British & World English

(Of a place) very distant or remote

map something out in map British & World English

Plan a route or course of action in detail

map projection in projection British & World English

A method for representing part of the surface of the earth or a celestial sphere on a plane surface

put someone/thing on the map in map British & World English

Bring someone or something to prominence

map something out in map English Thesaurus

he mapped out a plan of campaign


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