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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.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

map·ping

(map'ing),
The process of identifying the relative position of sites or elements.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

mapping

An informatics term of art, used in the context of representing or exchanging data, for connecting items or symbols to codes or concepts.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

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.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005
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Therefore, a mapping method between a RGBD image and an elemental image array is required to view the RGBD image with auto-stereoscopic three-dimensional display and to use computational integral imaging systems.
"Today, we released Mapping Manager 7.1 version, bringing some great new additions, stunning improvements and plenty of functionally rich features.
Optimization search with refinement such as simulated annealing (SA) [3, 4], genetic algorithm (GA) [5, 6], and particle swarm optimization (PSO) [7] has been used in application mapping in NoC.
Krishna Moorthy, Intuitionistic fuzzy weakly generalized irresolute mappings, Ultrascientist of Physical Sciences, 24(2012), 204-212.
* There are 7,241 instances in the mappings for procedures where a single ICD-10 code can map to more than one ICD-9 code.
In fact, the team is now so effective at completing mappings that even Curry is surprised.
AnalytiX DS has helped many clients from various verticals to overcome challenges with manual source to target mappings besides enabling them to accelerate project delivery, improve standards and quality of data, meet regulatory compliance like Basel, Solvency II, SOX while saving customers hundreds of thousands of dollars by automating the cumbersome legacy data mapping process.
[17] Two self mappings A and S of a Menger space (X, F, T) are said to be compatible if [MATHEMATICAL EXPRESSION NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII], whenever {[x.sub.n]} is a sequence in X such that [lim.sub.n[right arrow][infinity]] A[x.sub.n] = [lim.sub.n[right arrow] [infinity]] S[x.sub.n] = z for some z [member of] X.
Mind mapping has been defined under different names (Davies, 2011) and used for different purposes by different disciplines (Al Naqbi, 2011; Balim, 2013; Edwards & Cooper, 2010; Mattos et al., 2012; Warren, 2012).