Definitions for map

Definitions for (noun) map

Main entry: map

Definition: a diagrammatic representation of the earth's surface (or part of it)

Main entry: map, mapping, mathematical function, function, single-valued function

Definition: (mathematics) a mathematical relation such that each element of a given set (the domain of the function) is associated with an element of another set (the range of the function)

Definitions for (verb) map

Main entry: represent, map

Definition: to establish a mapping (of mathematical elements or sets)

Main entry: map

Definition: explore or survey for the purpose of making a map

Usage: We haven't even begun to map the many galaxies that we know exist

Main entry: map

Definition: make a map of; show or establish the features of details of

Usage: map the surface of Venus

Main entry: map

Definition: depict as if on a map

Usage: sorrow was mapped on the mother's face

Main entry: map, map out

Definition: plan, delineate, or arrange in detail

Usage: map one's future

Main entry: map

Definition: locate within a specific region of a chromosome in relation to known DNA or gene sequences

Usage: map the genes

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