conformal projection

noun Cartography.

a map projection in which angles formed by lines are preserved: a map made using this projection preserves the shape of any small area.

Nearby words

  1. confocal,
  2. confocal microscope,
  3. conform,
  4. conformable,
  5. conformal,
  6. conformance,
  7. conformation,
  8. conformational analysis,
  9. conformism,
  10. conformist Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019