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[kahr-tog-ruh-fer] /kɑrˈtɒg rə fər/
a person engaged in cartography, or the production of maps. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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  • This is no doubt conjecture on the part of the cartographer.

    The Iowa William Harvey Miner
  • The form “brazil” may have arisen through the cartographer connecting the name with the valuable brazil-wood, used for dyeing.

  • As mariner and cartographer to him it was a cape, and nothing more.

    Old Plymouth Trails Winthrop Packard
  • Excitement was intense while the cartographer in clerical glasses worked out the unknown number.

    The Home of the Blizzard Douglas Mawson
  • It was Puget Sound, said Tom, the cartographer of the occasion.

    Gulf and Glacier Willis Boyd Allen
  • Peter Martyr gives corroborative evidence that Vespucci assisted the Portuguese cartographer.

  • We may consequently suppose that the cartographer availed himself of the sources then at his disposal.

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