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coordinate systems

[kō′ȯrd·ən·ət ‚sis·təmz]
(mathematics)
A rule for designating each point in space by a set of numbers.
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v [sigma]]) represents the gravitational force exerted between the two coordinate systems (K) and (K").
While written specifically for users of ArcGIS, this book is a valuable reference guide for anyone working with map projections, coordinate systems, and data conversion.
In addition to supporting map projections and coordinate systems, users can now harness the power of 64-bit versions of Windows[R].
Therefore, the difference between astronomical and geodetic horizontal coordinate systems can be often ignored when high accuracy is not needed.
setting the individual part's coordinate systems as well as specific transformation values for defining each part's characteristic location and orientation in machine-tool's coordinate system as well as specific transformation values for reporting [0.
9]} is the vector of the ninth node of the finite element in the global coordinate system XY; [eta], [xi] are the local coordinates of the element.
The attributes were the coordinates of body parts in the reference coordinate system, the coordinates of body parts in four different body coordinate systems and the angles between adjacent body parts.
Differences in native formats and coordinate systems can become less of a barrier to use.
Understanding coordinate systems and how to effectively manipulate them is one of the most important considerations in planning and executing a mapping project.
Included is an important chapter on coordinate systems for geographic locations--GPS, NAD 27 vs.
4 software extends its 3D data collection and analysis capabilities with faster image/point processing, support for multiple coordinate systems, improved CAD file support, and a new best-fit capability for point cloud-to-surface model analysis.
This text is a scherzo con variazioni (1) on the theme of coordinate systems which would be appropriate to describe certain types of molecules of organic chemistry.

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