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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR MAPPING

The ship crossed and re-crossed the continent, mapping as it went.

On the other hand, the Niccola had been mapping, which was bound to attract attention.

The mapping and description of the timber lay with the Geological Survey.

The mapping of the entire country in such a manner is only a matter of time.

It was, in fact, a servile life he was mapping out for his subordinate.

The good man also amused himself with what he called "mapping" and "drawing."

Oh, we spend all our leisure hours in mapping out excursions.

After mapping out a trip, lay aside your map and travel it in person.

Begin by mapping out a short trip in this way, and then increase it every day.

Yet these peddling Denborough folk were mapping out his course for him.

WORD ORIGIN

1580s, from map (n.). Related: Mapped, mapping. To map (something) out in the figurative sense is from 1610s.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR MAPPING

measuring

nounweighing
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.