The science and art of making maps.
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The organisation and communication of geographically related information in either graphic or digital form. It can include all stages from data acquisition to presentation and use.
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Car·tog'ra·phy noun [ Confer French cartographie . See Card , and -graphy .] The art or business of forming charts or maps.
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• (n.) The art or business of forming charts or maps.
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the art and science of graphically representing a geographical area, usually on a flat surface such as a map or chart; it may involve the ... [12 related articles]
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cartography 1. The science, skill, or work of making maps. 2. The art or technique of making maps or charts. 3. Etymology: from French cartographie, from Middle Latin carta, 'paper'. Maps are graphic simplifications of reality, portraying relationships on the surface of the earth, or other celest...
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Cartography (from Greek Χάρτης, chartes or charax = sheet of papyrus (paper) and graphein = to write) is the study and practice of making maps. Combining science, aesthetics, and technique, cartography builds on the premise that reality can be modeled in ways that communicate spatial informat...
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Field of knowledge that studies map construction. The act of creating a map.
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cartography: see map.
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Art and practice of drawing maps, originally with pens and drawing boards, but now mostly with computer-aided drafting programs
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1) Devising 2) Fashioning 3) Making 4) Mapmaking 5) Study of map making 6) The science and art of making maps
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