hypsometric


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hypsometric

[‚hip·sə′me·trik]
(engineering)
Pertaining to hypsometry.
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3 Table 7: Result of Hypsometric Integration calculation for Talkheh Rud sub- basins.
Various sets of static topographic and land-use data have been collected and processed such as multi-resolution relief, hypsometric distribution, forest, and settlement areas.
The rendering is different from the point source illumination (Figures 7(c) and 7(d)) and from hypsometric shading (Figure 6(a)) or shading based on slopes (Figure 6(b)).
In that implementation, the tree map consists of the usual tessellation into a number of polygons, plus a terrain-like interpolation visualized through hypsometric tinting.