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map·ping

 (măp′ĭng)
n.
1. The act or process of making a map.
2. Mathematics See function.
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mapping

(ˈmæpɪŋ)
n
(Mathematics) maths another name for function4
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map•ping

(ˈmæp ɪŋ)

n.
1. the act or operation of making maps.
[1765–75]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.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)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)
multinomial, polynomial - a mathematical function that is the sum of a number of terms
math, mathematics, maths - a science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic of quantity and shape and arrangement
mathematical relation - a relation between mathematical expressions (such as equality or inequality)
expansion - a function expressed as a sum or product of terms; "the expansion of (a+b)^2 is a^2 + 2ab + b^2"
inverse function - a function obtained by expressing the dependent variable of one function as the independent variable of another; f and g are inverse functions if f(x)=y and g(y)=x
Kronecker delta - a function of two variables i and j that equals 1 when i=j and equals 0 otherwise
metric, metric function - a function of a topological space that gives, for any two points in the space, a value equal to the distance between them
transformation - (mathematics) a function that changes the position or direction of the axes of a coordinate system
isometry - a one-to-one mapping of one metric space into another metric space that preserves the distances between each pair of points; "the isometries of the cube"
operator - (mathematics) a symbol or function representing a mathematical operation
circular function, trigonometric function - function of an angle expressed as a ratio of the length of the sides of right-angled triangle containing the angle
threshold function - a function that takes the value 1 if a specified function of the arguments exceeds a given threshold and 0 otherwise
exponential, exponential function - a function in which an independent variable appears as an exponent
2.mapping - (genetics) the process of locating genes on a chromosomemapping - (genetics) the process of locating genes on a chromosome
procedure, process - a particular course of action intended to achieve a result; "the procedure of obtaining a driver's license"; "it was a process of trial and error"
genetic science, genetics - the branch of biology that studies heredity and variation in organisms
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Translations
kartoituskuvaus
preslikavanje

mapping

n (Comput) → Abbildung f, → Mapping nt; (Math, Comput) → Zuordnung f
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mapping

[ˈmæpɪŋ] n (Math) → funzione f
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He had made up his mind to try a few hardy guesses, in mapping out his theory of the origin and motive of the murder-- guesses designed to fill up gaps in it--guesses which could help if they hit, and would probably do no harm if they didn't.
The future looked less roseate with the knowledge that she would be unhappy in the life that he had been mapping for them.
But where's the use of all the time I've spent in teaching you writing and mapping and mensuration, if you're not to get for'ard in the world and show folks there's some advantage in having a head on your shoulders, instead of a turnip?
Marseilles harbour;' on his knees on the pavement, mapping it all out with a swarthy forefinger; 'Toulon
Of course, when the miller talked of "mapping" and "summing" in a vague and diffident manner, Mr Stelling had set his mind at rest by an assurance that he understood what was wanted; for how was it possible the good man could form any reasonable judgment about the matter?
The hole-free condition of (11) can provide the computational cost required for the forward mapping. As mentioned above, the variable [N.sub.p] is the most important parameter in comparison of the two mappings.
"The Requirements Manager module allows business users document all requirements and functional specifications and link them to the Source-To-Target Mappings and Test cases and generate enterprise wide traceability," Michael Boggs continues.
Figure 5(a) shows the combined Pareto fronts which are the nondominated solutions from all merged Pareto fronts in Figure 4.Thecombined Pareto fronts show all mappings obtained from NP-based initial mapping.
of Tebessa, Algeria) examines the reality of chaos in Henon mapping, dynamical properties of Lozi mappings, and gives a comprehensive review of hyperbolicity, ergodicity, and chaos.
This paper aspires to overtly enunciate the notion of intuitionistic fuzzy quasi weakly generalized continuous mappings in intuitionistic fuzzy topological space and study some of their properties.
For ICD-10 in particular, adopting a master data management (MDM) approach can resolve several challenges with implementation of this new code set by establishing a single, centralized, controlled point of reference for disease/procedure codes, rules, mappings and translations that can be applied uniformly to all applications and processes.