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mapping (plural mappings)
- The process of making maps.
- (mathematics) A function that maps every element of a given set to a unique element of another set; a correspondence.
- (biology) The process of locating genes on a chromosome.
- (computing) Assigning a PC to a shared drive or printer port on a network.
function that maps every element of a given set to a unique element of another set
- Present participle of map.