noun. ['ˈkɑːnˌtʊr'] a line drawn on a map connecting points of equal height.
- contour line
Words that Rhyme with Contour Map
noun. ['ˈkɑːnˌtʊr'] any spatial attributes (especially as defined by outline).
- spatial property
noun. ['ˈkɑːnˌtʊr'] a feature (or the order or arrangement of features) of anything having a complex structure.
verb. ['ˈkɑːnˌtʊr'] form the contours of.
- ill health
noun. ['ˈmæp'] a diagrammatic representation of the earth's surface (or part of it).
- choropleth map
- relief map
- weather map
- weather chart
- road map
- contour map
verb. ['ˈmæp'] make a map of; show or establish the features of details of.
verb. ['ˈmæp'] explore or survey for the purpose of making a map.
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).
- metric function
- mathematical function
- Kronecker delta
- inverse function
- threshold function
- exponential function
- trigonometric function
- circular function
- single-valued function
- mathematical relation
verb. ['ˈmæp'] to establish a mapping (of mathematical elements or sets).
verb. ['ˈmæp'] depict as if on a map.
- live in
Example sentences of the word 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.