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mapping

[ map-ing ]
/ ˈmæp ɪŋ /
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noun

the act or operation of making a map or maps.
Mathematics. function (def. 4a).

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Origin of mapping

First recorded in 1765–75; map + -ing1
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mapping
/ (ˈmæpɪŋ) /

noun

maths another name for function (def. 4)
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