representation on paper, etc. of the earth's surface or part of it, showing countries, rivers, mountains, oceans, roads, etc.
similar plan showing the position of the stars, etc. in the sky
make a map of an area, etc.; show on a map
"map the surface of Venus"
"We haven't even begun to map the many galaxies that we know exist"
"map the genes"
"map one's future"
"sorrow was mapped on the mother's face"
The King had to be shown where Tangier was on the map.
出自： A. Fraser
Finding Qatar..on a map of Arabia requires..perseverance.
出自： J. Raban
The Holiday Inn..had a map of downtown Portland in its lobby.
出自： R. B. Parker
A small, bearded Armenian whose face is a map of worry lines.
Cartographers were still able to map the questionable parts of the nether regions.
出自： P. Carey
To explore / and map a surrounding country.
出自： W. Bronk
The discovery of ancient painting on the walls of the church has certainly put our little village on the map.