Mathematics A rule of correspondence established between sets that associates each element of a set with an element in the same or another set.(noun)
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Use "mapping" in a sentence
"And they're doing what they call a mapping mission."
"Data mapping is accomplished by interpreting the file as a one dimensional stream of integers and progressively mapping quads in phase space."
"What mind mapping is and how it can help you with your book."