The definition of cartography is the making of maps or charts.noun
An example of cartography is making an updated map of the world.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
Origin: < ML carta (see card) + -graphy
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Origin: 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·togˈra·pher noun
- carˌto·graphˈic , carˌto·graphˈi·cal adjective
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