kartogrāfija

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Latvian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Via some other European language, ultimately from French cartographie, from carte(map) (itself from Ancient Greek χάρτης(khártēs, sheet of paper)) and γράφω(gráphō, I write)) with the suffix -ie (Latin -ija).

Pronunciation[edit]

(file)

Noun[edit]

kartogrāfija f (4th declension)

  1. cartography (the science of the spacial representation of naturla and social phenomena, usually with maps or charts}; set of techniques to make maps and charts)
    vēsturiskā kartogrāfija‎ ― historical cartography
    augsnes kartogrāfija‎ ― soil cartography, survey
    kartogrāfijas institūts‎ ― cartography, surveying institute
    kartogrāfijas piederumi‎ ― cartographic accessories, equipment

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