If you map out something that you are intending to do, you work out in detail how you will do it.
a map drawn on the ground with a stick, or any other roughly drawn map
data-word-id="62">an data-word-id="6013">outline data-word-id="9779">map data-word-id="19">on data-word-id="170">which data may be plotted
a graphic representation of the linear sequence of genes, and of the relative distances between them, on a chromosome or chromosome segment
a map on which a network of horizontal and vertical lines are superimposed, for locating points
a graphical data-word-id="6440">representation data-word-id="7">of data in which a spectrum data-word-id="7">of colours is used to represent the different values
to fit in with or correspond to
a diagrammatic method of representing ideas, with related concepts arranged around a core concept
A road map is a map which shows the roads in a particular area in detail .
A route map is a map that shows the main roads in a particular area or the main routes used by buses, trains, and other forms of transport in a particular area.
A site map is a plan of a website showing what is on it and providing links to the different sections .
See star chart
a map that indicates the physical features of the land; topographic map
a graphic representation of the order of genes within chromosomes by means of detailed analysis of the DNA
the act or skill of interpreting the significance of a geographical map
a map which only provides very basic information so that more details can be added
a map that shows the configuration and height of the land surface, usually by means of contours
a map which is drawn from observation rather than to exact scale measurements and which shows the main features of an area
A street map is a map of a town or city, showing the positions and names of all the streets.
a synoptic chart showing weather conditions, compiled from simultaneous observations taken at various weather stations
A Karnaugh map is a pictorial method used to minimize Boolean expressions without having to use Boolean algebra theorems .
a mental map of one's environment
→ the electoral map
information that identifies the point on a map where a particular place is located
a map showing only basic details of a land, place, etc
a graphic representation of the positions of genes on chromosomes, obtained by observation of chromosome bands or by determining the degree of linkage between genes
a means of representing or a representation of the globe or celestial sphere or part of it on a flat map, using a grid of lines of latitude and longitude
off the map:
no longer important or in existence (esp in the phrase wipe off the map )
a map showing topographic features, usually by means of contour lines
put on the map:
to make (a town, company, etc) well-known
the electoral map:
a map showing the distribution of constituencies over a country
wipe off the map:
to put out of existence
Ordnance Survey map:
An Ordnance Survey map is a detailed map produced by the British or Irish government map-making organization.
put sb/sth/swh on the map:
If you say that someone or something put a person, thing, or place on the map, you approve of the fact that they made it become well-known and important.
put someone or something on the map:
to cause someone to become well-known or important
a data-word-id="6728">method data-word-id="7">of preparing maps data-word-id="9">in data-word-id="170">which data-word-id="4">the data is stored data-word-id="9">in a computer for ease data-word-id="7">of access and updating