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noun. ['ˈkɑːnˌtʊr'] a line drawn on a map connecting points of equal height.
Rhymes with Contour Map
noun. ['ˈkɑːnˌtʊr'] any spatial attributes (especially as defined by outline).
noun. ['ˈkɑːnˌtʊr'] a feature (or the order or arrangement of features) of anything having a complex structure.
verb. ['ˈkɑːnˌtʊr'] form the contours of.
noun. ['ˈmæp'] a diagrammatic representation of the earth's surface (or part of it).
verb. ['ˈmæp'] make a map of; show or establish the features of details of.
noun. ['ˈmæp'] (mathematics) a mathematical relation such that each element of a given set (the domain of the function) is associated with an element of another set (the range of the function).
verb. ['ˈmæp'] to establish a mapping (of mathematical elements or sets).
Sentences with contour-map
1. Noun Phrase
Letting students create their own contour map is a way to allow for some creativity while learning about geography and map systems.
2. Noun Phrase
A contour is a line that shows the border of an object and a contour map is a 2-dimensional type of map which displays a piece of land such as a mountain.