# equal-area map projection definition

• noun:
• a map projection in which quadrilaterals formed by meridians and parallels have a location in the map proportional with their location in the globe
• a map projection by which quadrilaterals formed by meridians and parallels have a location regarding the chart proportional to their location regarding the globe
• a map projection which quadrilaterals formed by meridians and parallels have actually an area regarding map proportional with their area in the world

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• Hyponym for "equal-area map projection"
• sinusoidal projection
• Hypernym for "equal-area map projection"
• map projection