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topographic map

noun
1.
a map showing topographic features, usually by means of contour lines.
Compare contour map.
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Examples from the web for topographic map
  • Download or purchase a topographic map of the mountain trails.
  • One special kind of map is called a topographic map.
  • Help students understand the information on the topographic map.
  • See how many objects and places you can find on a topographic map.
Contemporary definitions for topographic map
noun

a map showing the relief features of the earth's surface, usu. by means of contour lines to show changes in elevation; also called [topo map], topo quad , contour map

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