Relief map

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A map which shows elevations on the surface of the earth by means of linear contours, hachures, shading, or tint. The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) publishes relief maps of the 50 states which are available in government documents collections in larger depository libraries. Synonymous with contour map.

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