Definition of photomap in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈfəʊtəʊmap/


A map made from or drawn on photographs of the area concerned.
Example sentences
  • Figure 2 shows locations of microsatellite loci and inversions with respect to the photomap of A. funestus polytene chromosomes.
  • Green and Hunt 1980 published a photomap of An. funestus and identified several polymorphic inversions for specimens from several African countries.
  • I clicked on one of the hotspots on the photomap of our location.

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