Definitions of map

  1. To represent by a map; - often with out; as, to survey and map, or map out, a county. Hence, figuratively: To represent or indicate systematically and clearly; to sketch; to plan; as, to map, or map out, a journey; to map out business.
  2. To picture in a chart; describe clearly; sketch or plan.
  3. To draw, as the figure of any portion of land: to describe clearly:- pr. p. mapping; pa. t. and pa. p. mapped.
  4. To draw, as on a map.
  5. To make a map of; plan in detail.
  6. to establish a mapping ( of mathematical elements or sets)
  7. explore or survey for the purpose of making a map; " We haven't even begun to map the many galaxies that we know exist"
  8. plan, delineate, or arrange in detail; " map one's future"
  9. make a map of; show or establish the features of details of; " map the surface of Venus"
  10. depict as if on a map; " sorrow was mapped on the mother's face"
  11. To draw or delineate in, or as in, a map; to describe distinctly.
  12. To draw or delineate any portion of land.
  13. Mapping.
  14. a function such that for every element of one set there is a unique element of another set
  15. a diagrammatic representation of the earth's surface ( or part of it)
  16. Anything which represents graphically a succession of events, states, or acts; as, an historical map.
  17. A representation of the surface of the earth, or of some portion of it, showing the relative position of the parts represented; - usually on a flat surface. Also, such a representation of the celestial sphere, or of some part of it.
  18. A representation on a flat surface of the earth or some portion of it; a chart of the heavens.
  19. A representation of the surface of the earth, or of part of it on any plane surface: a representation of the celestial sphere.
  20. Representation of the earth, or any part of it, or of the celestial sphere, on a plane surface.
  21. A representation of any region, as of the earth's surface; a chart.
  22. A representation on a plane of a portion of the surface of the earth or the heavens; any delineation.
  23. A picture of the earth, or a part of it, on a flat surface- usually on paper or cloth.
  24. Mapped.