base map

noun

Definition of base map

: a map having only essential outlines and used for the plotting or presentation of specialized data of various kinds

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“Base map.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/base%20map. Accessed 2 Aug. 2021.

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