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An beneficial source for an individual who makes use of or encounters GIS terminology within the lecture room, at the activity, or within the box, this dictionary comprises greater than 1,600 phrases masking the total lexicon of geographic info platforms. phrases were chosen from GIS operations similar to research, info administration, and geocomputation; from swiftly evolving makes use of of GIS for modeling, GIScience, and Web-based GIS; and the GIS starting place fields of cartography, spatial facts, machine technology, surveying, geodesy, and distant sensing. hundreds and hundreds of subject-matter specialists and GIS educators have reviewed the definitions, making sure the authoritative assurance that may be a necessity for managers, programmers, clients, and scholars studying the interdisciplinary nature of GIS.

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