part of speech: noun
definition: a picture of a particular area of the earth or sky drawn or printed to scale on a flat surface.
- The students located Ethiopia on a map of Africa.
part of speech: verb
inflections: maps, mapping, mapped
definition 1: to make a map of.
- That company maps forest areas.
definition 2: to lay out carefully (often followed by “out”).
- We mapped out a plan for winning the contest.
synonyms: draw up