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English term or phrase:mapmaker
Portuguese translation:cartógrafo
Entered by: Michael Powers (PhD)
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22:48 May 25, 2003
English to Portuguese translations [Non-PRO]
Social Sciences - Geography
English term or phrase: mapmaker
a mapmaker: person who makes maps
Ana Moura
Local time: 16:48
cartógrafo
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Micihaelis Portugues-English Dictionary

cartógrafo = cartographer

cartographer is a mapmaker

See Random House

car·tog·ra·phy (kär togÆrà f\"), n.
the production of maps, including construction of projections, design, compilation, drafting, and reproduction.
[1855–60; < L c(h)art(a) CARTE + -O- + -GRAPHY]
—car·to·graph (kärÆtà grafÅ, -gräfÅ), n.
—car·togÆra·pher, n.
—car·to·graph·ic (kärÅtà grafÆik), carÅto·graphÆi·cal, adj.
—carÅto·graphÆi·cal·ly, adv.
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Michael Powers (PhD)
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Local time: 11:48
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4 +6cartógrafo
Michael Powers (PhD)


  

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1 min   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +6
cartógrafo


Explanation:
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Note added at 2003-05-25 22:53:18 (GMT)
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Micihaelis Portugues-English Dictionary

cartógrafo = cartographer

cartographer is a mapmaker

See Random House

car·tog·ra·phy (kär togÆrà f\"), n.
the production of maps, including construction of projections, design, compilation, drafting, and reproduction.
[1855–60; < L c(h)art(a) CARTE + -O- + -GRAPHY]
—car·to·graph (kärÆtà grafÅ, -gräfÅ), n.
—car·togÆra·pher, n.
—car·to·graph·ic (kärÅtà grafÆik), carÅto·graphÆi·cal, adj.
—carÅto·graphÆi·cal·ly, adv.


Michael Powers (PhD)
United States
Local time: 11:48
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 4

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Jan 7, 2008 - Changes made by Michael Powers (PhD):
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May 21, 2005 - Changes made by Michael Powers (PhD):
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