Psychology. a mental picture of one's physical or spatial environment.
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Origin of cognitive map
First recorded in 1948; first used by behavioral psychologist Edward C. Tolman
OTHER WORDS FROM cognitive mapcognitive mapping, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for cognitive map
psychol a mental map of one's environment
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