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Meaning of EQUAL-AREA PROJECTION

 
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 Definition: 
[n]  a map projection in which quadrilaterals formed by meridians and parallels have an area on the map proportional to their area on the globe
 
 Synonyms: equal-area map projection
 
 See Also: homolosine projection, map projection, Sanson-Flamsteed projection, sinusoidal projection

 

 

 

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