Mapping

Pronunciation: /ˈmæp ɪŋ/ Explain

A mapping is a rule that establishes a correspondence between members of one set and members of another set. One possible mapping between the alphabet and the natural numbers is:

a1
b2
c3
d4
e5
f6
g7
h8
i9
j10
k11
l12
m13
n14
o15
p16
q17
r18
s19
t20
u21
v22
w23
x24
y25
z26

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McAdams, David E. Mapping. 9/4/2018. All Math Words Encyclopedia. Life is a Story Problem LLC. http://www.allmathwords.org/en/m/mapping.html.

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9/2/2018: Removed broken links, updated license, implemented new markup. (McAdams, David E.)

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