# Projection

From Glossary of Meteorology

## projection

The correspondence between a domain of the earth's surface and a plane surface (map) such that each point on one corresponds to one and only one point on the other.

The correspondence between a domain of the earth's surface and a plane surface (map) such that each point on one corresponds to one and only one point on the other.

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