Definition of Peters projection noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

Peters projection

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noun
NAmE//ˈpit̮ərz prəˌdʒɛkʃn//
 
[singular]
 
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a map of the world on which the relative size, but not the shape of countries, is more accurate than on more traditional maps compare Mercator projection
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