Definition of map-read in English:

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map-read

verb

[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
More example sentences
  • Barnes drove while his father map-read and performed hand signals.
  • They have lessons on handling grenades and rifles; learn to map-read; and build up their physical confidence through climbing, potholing and hill-walking.
  • Men tend to have better spatial awareness than women, and as such can navigate, map-read, and find places more accurately.

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Syllabification: map-read

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