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cartography
used in 1776

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Definition
the making of maps and charts
  • For their part, the British had assigned an experienced cartographer, Lieutenant Richard Williams, who, with the help of a small crew, moved his surveyor's transit and brass chains from one vantage point to the next, taking and recording careful sightings.
    p. 27.4

There are no more uses of "cartography" in 1776.

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