orientation diagram

orientation diagram

[‚ȯr·ē·ən′tā·shən ‚dī·ə‚gram]
(geology)
Any point or contour diagram used in structural petrology.
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Its theme--proclaimed on the front cover --'Sacred Geometry: The architecture of faith' is superimposed upon an elegantly minimalist Orientation diagram for three-faith place of worship (sic), while inside the back cover is a stunning photograph of the massive 'expressionist' church commemorating the 19th-century Danish theologian Nikolaj Grundtvig, who famously interpreted 'the living word' not as Biblical Fundamentalism but as 'the spiritual communication of the truth'.
There is an introduction to anatomical orientation, and orientation diagrams accompany many of the photos.
However, the good fieldwork clearly expressed in orientation diagrams and histograms also permits alternative and multiple explanations.

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