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'''Cartography''' is
 
'''Cartography''' is
   
* "[t]he science and art of making maps."<ref>[http://www.ngs.noaa.gov/CORS-Proxy/Glossary/xml/NGS_Glossary.xml Geodetic Glossary].</ref>
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* "[t]he science and art of making [[map]]s."<ref>[http://www.ngs.noaa.gov/CORS-Proxy/Glossary/xml/NGS_Glossary.xml Geodetic Glossary].</ref>
* "[t]he art and science of expressing graphically, usually through maps, the natural and social features of the earth."<ref>[[Wiki.GIS.com]], GIS Glossary ([http://wiki.gis.com/wiki/index.php/GIS_Glossary full-text]).</ref>
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* "[t]he art and science of expressing [[graphic]]ally, usually through [[map]]s, the natural and social features of the earth."<ref>[[Wiki.GIS.com]], GIS Glossary ([http://wiki.gis.com/wiki/index.php/GIS_Glossary full-text]).</ref>
   
 
== References ==
 
== References ==

Revision as of 03:30, 15 April 2014

Definition

Cartography is

  • "[t]he science and art of making maps."[1]
  • "[t]he art and science of expressing graphically, usually through maps, the natural and social features of the earth."[2]

References