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- proper n. Originally the branch of government that produced maps for the military, now a civilian organisation that produces maps worldwide.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. the official survey of Great Britain and Ireland, conducted by the ordnance department.
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- n. the official cartography agency of the British government
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