Definition of contour map in English:

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contour map

Pronunciation: /ˈkänto͝o(ə)r map/

noun

A map marked with contour lines.
Example sentences
  • I saw your doodle today and have to say that it looks like an individual contour from a contour map of steep terrain.
  • And it's beautiful, it's as though I showed you a photograph, a beautiful contour map of the ocean floor.
  • The contour map also reveals a linear trend that runs parallel to the zone but some 40-50 km to the southeast

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Syllabification: con·tour map

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