HyperDic: map

English > 8 senses of the word map:
NOUNartifactmapa diagrammatic representation of the earth's surface (or part of it)
relationmap, function, mathematical function, single-valued function, mapping(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)
VERBcreationmapmake a map of
cognitionmapexplore or survey for the purpose of making a map
stativemaplocate within a specific region of a chromosome in relation to known DNA or gene sequences
creationmap, map outplan, delineate, or arrange in detail
creationmapdepict as if on a map
changemap, representto establish a mapping (of mathematical elements or sets)
map > pronunciation
Soundsmae'p
Rhymesbackslap ... zap: 45 rhymes with aep...
English > map: 8 senses > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA diagrammatic representation of the earth's surface (or part of it).
NarrowerchartA map designed to assist navigation by air or sea
choropleth mapA map that uses graded differences in shading or color or the placing of symbols inside defined areas on the map in order to indicate the average values of some property or quantity in those areas
contour map, relief mapA map having contour lines through points of equal elevation
platA map showing planned or actual features of an area (streets and building lots etc.)
road mapA map showing roads (for automobile travel)
sketch mapA map drawn from observation (rather than from exact measurements) and representing the main features of an area
weather map, weather chart(meteorology) a map showing the principal meteorological elements at a given time and over an extended region
BroaderrepresentationA creation that is a visual or tangible rendering of someone or something
Spanishfigura, mapa, mapas, plano
Catalanmapa, plànol
Verbsmapexplore or survey for the purpose of making a map
mapmake a map of
English > map: 8 senses > noun 2, relation
Meaning(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).
Synonymsfunction, mathematical function, single-valued function, mapping
Categorymathematics, math, mathsA science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic / logic of quantity and shape and arrangement
NarrowerKronecker deltaA function of two variables i and j that equals 1 when i=j and equals 0 otherwise
expansionA function expressed as a sum or product of terms
exponential, exponential functionA function in which an independent variable appears as an exponent
inverse functionA function obtained by expressing the dependent variable of one function as the independent variable of another
isometryA one-to-one mapping of one metric space into another metric space that preserves the distances between each pair of points / points
metric function, metricA function of a topological space that gives, for any two points in the space, a value equal to the distance between them
operator(mathematics) a symbol or function representing a mathematical operation
polynomial, multinomialA mathematical function that is the sum of a number of terms
threshold functionA function that takes the value 1 if a specified function of the arguments exceeds a given threshold and 0 otherwise
transformation(mathematics) a function that changes the position or direction of the axes of a coordinate system
trigonometric function, circular functionfunction of an angle expressed as a ratio of the length of the sides of right-angled triangle containing the angle
Broadermathematical relationA relation between mathematical expressions (such as equality or inequality)
Spanishcorrespondencia, correspondencia unívoca, función matemática, función
Catalancorrespondència, correspondència unívoca, funció matemàtica, funció
Verbsmapto establish a mapping (of mathematical elements or sets)
English > map: 8 senses > verb 1, creation
Meaningmake a map of; show or establish the features of details of.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"map the surface of Venus"
Narrowerchartmake a chart of
plat, plotmake a plat of
Broaderrepresent, interpretcreate an image or likeness of
Similar tomapdepict as if on a map
Nounsmapa diagrammatic representation of the earth's surface (or part of it)
mappera clerk who marks data on a chart / chart
English > map: 8 senses > verb 2, cognition
Meaningexplore or survey for the purpose of making a map.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"We haven't even begun to map the many galaxies that we know exist"
Broaderexploretravel to or penetrate into
Spanishdibujar el mapa, hacer un mapa
Nounsmapa diagrammatic representation of the earth's surface (or part of it)
English > map: 8 senses > verb 3, stative
MeaningLocate within a specific region of a chromosome in relation to known DNA or gene sequences.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"map the genes"
Broadersituate, locateDetermine or indicate the place, site, or limits of, as if by an instrument or by a survey
Nounsmapping(genetics) the process of locating genes on a chromosome
English > map: 8 senses > verb 4, creation
Meaningplan, delineate, or arrange in detail.
PatternSomebody ----s something
ModelDid he map his major works over a short period of time?
Example"map one's future"
Synonymmap out
Broaderplan, project, contrive, designmake or work out a plan for
English > map: 8 senses > verb 5, creation
Meaningdepict as if on a map.
PatternSomething ----s something
Example"sorrow was mapped on the mother's face"
Broaderpicture, depict, render, showshow in, or as in, a picture / picture
Similar tomapmake a map of
Spanishtrazar
English > map: 8 senses > verb 6, change
MeaningTo establish a mapping (of mathematical elements or sets) .
PatternSomething is ----ing PP; Somebody ----s something PP
Synonymrepresent
Broaderpermute, commute, transposechange the order or arrangement / arrangement of
Catalanrepresentar
Nounsmap, mapping(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)

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