Definition of Mapping. Meaning of Mapping. Synonyms of Mapping

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Definition of Mapping

Mapping
Map Map, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Mapped; p. pr. & vb. n. Mapping.] To represent by a map; -- often with out; as, to survey and map, or map out, a county. Hence, figuratively: To represent or indicate systematically and clearly; to sketch; to plan; as, to map, or map out, a journey; to map out business. I am near to the place where they should meet, if Pisanio have mapped it truly. --Shak.

Meaning of Mapping from wikipedia

- Mapping may refer to: Mapping (cartography), the process of making a map Mapping (mathematics), a synonym for a mathematical function and its generalizations...
- complex mappings such as height mapping, bump mapping, normal mapping, displacement mapping, reflection mapping, specular mapping, occlusion mapping, and...
- Cultural mapping, also known as cultural resource mapping or cultural landscape mapping, refers to a wide range of research techniques and tools used to...
- UV mapping is the 3D modeling process of projecting a 2D image to a 3D model's surface for texture mapping. The letters "U" and "V" denote the axes of...
- normal mapping, or Dot3 bump mapping, is a texture mapping technique used for faking the lighting of bumps and dents – an implementation of bump mapping. It...
- Projection mapping, similar to video mapping and spatial augmented reality, is a projection technique used to turn objects, often irregularly shaped,...
- Gene mapping describes the methods used to identify the locus of a gene and the distances between genes. Gene mapping can also describe the distances between...
- Bump mapping is a texture mapping technique in computer graphics for simulating bumps and wrinkles on the surface of an object. This is achieved by perturbing...
- In modern mapping, a topographic map or topographic sheet is a type of map characterized by large-scale detail and quantitative representation of relief...
- Value-stream mapping, also known as "material- and information-flow mapping", is a lean-management method for analyzing the current state and designing...