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Synonyms for map

Synonyms for map

the front surface of the head

to show graphically the direction or location of, as by using coordinates

to work out and arrange the parts or details of

Synonyms for map

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

make a map of

explore or survey for the purpose of making a map

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

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plan, delineate, or arrange in detail

depict as if on a map

to establish a mapping (of mathematical elements or sets)

References in classic literature ?
You shall see the original map and writing when we reach Durban," I answered, somewhat mollified, for really when I came to consider the question it was scarcely wonderful that he should doubt my good faith.
And he proceeded to rout out two books and a case of maps.
They did know where they were, and the map was once more consulted, and the thing seemed simpler than ever, and off they started for the third time.
I will do so," said Prince Andrew, moving away from the map.
Our every move was carefully noted upon our maps which we now kept in duplicate.
The colonel assured him that they would, and a moment later Tarzan had traced upon the map the location of three that had been bothering the English.
Walter Map, like so many of the writers of this early time, was a priest.
From my map it appeared that this city lay back from the coast a short distance, and there was another city given as Devonport, which appeared to lie at the mouth of the river Tamar.
In the Maldiva archipelago there are distinct atolls so related to each other in position, and separated by channels either unfathomable or very deep (the channel between Ross and Ari atolls is 150 fathoms, and that between the north and south Nillandoo atolls is 200 fathoms in depth), that it is impossible to look at a map of them without believing that they were once more intimately related.
And even when she penetrated to the inner depths, she found only the ordinary table and Turkey carpet, and though the map over the fireplace did depict a helping of West Africa, it was a very ordinary map.
All I do is to put it on a star, revolve the scale till it is opposite those figures on the map underneath, and presto
I found him (for example) in the library, sitting under the map of Modern Italy, and quite unaware of any other method of meeting his troubles, except the method of talking about them.
The room, quite a large one, but with a low ceiling, was scantily furnished, and an electric bulb with a porcelain shade pulled low down over a big table (with a very large map spread on it) left its distant parts in a dim, artificial twilight.
In conformity with the Act of Congress of the United States entitled, "An Act for the encouragement of Learning, by securing the copies of Maps, Charts, and Books, to the authors and proprietors of such copies, during the times herein mentioned.
The portion of the moon which the projectile was nearing was the northern hemisphere, that which the selenographic maps place below; for these maps are generally drawn after the outline given by the glasses, and we know that they reverse the objects.