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conventional signs

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Some conventional sings on topographical map.
As they pertain to topographical maps, symbols to show various features, such as roads, railway lines, airfields, borders, and towns.
References in classic literature ?
"What's the good of Mercator's North Poles and Equators, Tropics, Zones, and Meridian Lines?" So the Bellman would cry: and the crew would reply "They are merely conventional signs!
Starting with pictographic symbols, the Sumerians later used conventional signs, writing and transferring them on soft clay tablets using a stylus.
Contract award notice: The supply i) 40 on board tft displays ii) 40 photovoltaic electronic bus stop displays iii) 40 conventional signs iv) content management system (cyprus-limassol: Telematics system)
Everyone is aware of the conventional signs of cyclicality in the economy, namely of activity speeding up or slowing down, and prices rising or falling.
At various times, the city has tried to direct hikers to the top of the summit along certain routes by using conventional signs fixed to wooden posts, trail markers attached to rocks, wooden fences, even piles of stones mortared together.
Digital billboards are much brighter than conventional signs and have a greater ability to attract and hold the attention of passing motorists.
Not that Mrs Hann ever demonstrates any of the conventional signs of adherence to Islam, like attending a mosque, reciting the Koran, praying to Allah five times a day, wearing a burka or eschewing pork.
It may be time to develop a coordinated suite of "non-sign" wayfinding tools that addresses problems conventional signs cannot.
It was adopted as a recommended practice: Conventional Signs for Agricultural Engineers.
Augustine (389 ad) called them signa data and signa naturalia, a distinction that continues to these days under the terms of conventional signs and natural signs (Deely, 2006; Favareau, 2007).
The 'Signorum Explicatio' (or conventional signs) in the bottom-right panel illustrates 40 symbols with their interpretation in German and Latin.
The footnote references and conventional signs in the letters themselves are sometimes so extensive as to prove obtrusive, and the critical apparatus in the commentary after each letter is formidable in its detail.

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