Definition of map:
- A representation of the surface of the earth, or of some portion of it, showing the relative position of the parts represented; - usually on a flat surface. Also, such a representation of the celestial sphere, or of some part of it.
- Anything which represents graphically a succession of events, states, or acts; as, an historical map.
- To represent by a map; - often with out; as, to survey and map, or map out, a county. Hence, figuratively: To represent or indicate systematically and clearly; to sketch; to plan; as, to map, or map out, a journey; to map out business.
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- "The History of the Rise, Progress and Accomplishment of the Abolition of the African Slave Trade by the British Parliament (1808), Vol. I", Thomas Clarkson.
- "The Truants", A. E. W. (Alfred Edward Woodley) Mason.
- "The Green Carnation", Robert Smythe Hichens.