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Basic Map Vocabulary

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continent
The largest land areas on the Earth
ocean
The largest bodies of water on Earth. They contain salt water.
cartographer
A person who draws or makes maps or charts.
country
a political state or nation or its territory
state
a region of a country that is controlled by the country's central government but that has the authority to make its own laws about certain things
city
a place where people live that is larger or more important than a town
capital city
having the main offices of a government