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mapping

 [map´ing]
the creation on a flat surface of a representation of an area, showing the relative position of various features.
cardiac mapping an electrophysiological procedure in which electric potentials recorded by electrodes placed directly on the heart are processed to give a two-dimensional display of the origin and path of an electrical impulse as it depolarizes the heart.
genetic mapping determination of the location of genes on chromosomes.
intraoperative lymphatic mapping sentinel node biopsy.

map·ping

(map'ing),
The process of identifying the relative position of sites or elements.

mapping

An informatics term of art, used in the context of representing or exchanging data, for connecting items or symbols to codes or concepts.

mapping

The process of determining the order of GENES, and their functions, on the CHROMOSOMES. The human genome project, currently under way, is designed to map the entire collection of the human chromosomes, with incalculable potential benefit to humankind, and a huge increase in responsibility for the application of the knowledge.
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With a focus on usability, Maptitude is designed to be a cost-effective, professional mapping software product.
eSpatial was established in 1997 as a Geographic Information Service (GIS) provider and has evolved over the years to become a dedicated online mapping software provider.
The new product mapping software enables users to quickly place data on map.
The Delhi Police will soon install crime- mapping software in the main police control room.
Apple tried to challenge the dominance of Google Maps when it released its own mapping software with the launch of the iPhone 5 and iOS 6 last year.
Forstall was responsible for the mapping software introduced last month that was widely faulted for bad directions and missing features, marring the debut of the iPhone 5.
One user who shelled out for an iPhone 5, which went on sale yesterday, said: "Scotland is a cloudy place, but there seems to be more clouds around on Apple's mapping software than on Google's.
However, the ability to export large amounts of MLS data to a spreadsheet or GIS mapping software program in lieu of printing out pages upon pages of information, is being underutilized.
Accordingly Zscape is optimized for use with mapping software, specifically ESRl ArcGIS[R], from which it will output full color holograms.
Kennedy International Airport Some say mapping software may aid terrorists.
Capabilities include EDI translation and data mapping software, transaction network (VAN) and on-boarding services to enable trading partner connectivity.
In today's electronic world, a work file or assignment search system can also be easily accomplished through the use of mapping software. Mapping software offers user-friendly capability to build a powerful assignment file search system effectively at an affordable price.