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car·tog·ra·phy

 (kär-tŏg′rə-fē)
n.
The art or technique of making maps or charts.

[French cartographie : carte, map (from Old French, from Latin charta, carta, paper made from papyrus; see card1) + -graphie, writing (from Greek -graphiā; see -graphy).]

car·tog′ra·pher n.
car′to·graph′ic (kär′tə-grăf′ĭk), car′to·graph′i·cal adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cartographer - a person who makes mapscartographer - a person who makes maps    
geographer - an expert on geography
Translations
رسّامُ خَرائِط جُغْرافِيَّه
kartograf
kartograf
térképész
kortagerîarmaîur
kartograf
haritacı

cartographer

[kɑːˈtɒgrəfəʳ] Ncartógrafo/a m/f

cartographer

[kɑːrˈtɒgrəfər] ncartographe mf

cartographer

nKartograf(in) m(f)

cartographer

[kɑːˈtɒgrəfəʳ] ncartografo/a

cartography

(kaːˈtogrəfi) noun
map-making.
carˈtographer noun
ˌcartoˈgraphic (-ˈgrӕ-) adjective
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