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  1. I did a bit of editing (of Definition and Examples) at child’s drawing (once known as children’s drawing), to emphasize that a child’s drawing/dessin d’enfant is not simply a hypermap, but (typically) a hypermap seen as the representation of a Belyi function. I was guided by the presentation in Lando & Zvonkin 2004 (this paper by Zvonkin is also helpful), but apologies if I introduced any mistakes since I’m just learning this stuff.

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    • CommentTimeSep 23rd 2014

    I added the recent textbook reference

    • E. Girondo, G. González-Diez, Introduction to compact Riemann surfaces and dessins d’enfants, London Mat. Soc. Student Texts 79, Cambridge Univ. Press 2012. xii+298 pp.
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