rose diagram

rose diagram

[′rōz ′dī·ə‚gram]
(geology)
A circular graph indicating values in several classes of vector properties of rocks such as cross-bedding direction.
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The orientations of the lineaments extracted from the structural map (Figure 10) were displayed in a rose diagram program proposed by [32], to analyze the spatial distribution of lineaments, and the structural directions of our study area.
The rose diagram of major faults trend reveals the presence of three important trends of lineaments.
Rose Diagram of Fracture Orientation Data, Shanawa Area
Nazir-ur-Rehman prepared geological map, collected fracture orientation data in the field at about more than 20 stations and plot it on the map in the form of rose diagram, measured thickness of various formations in the field, prepared the rose diagram and wrote the manuscript.
Her report on epidemics - nicknamed the Rose diagram - means everyone now understands the importance of hygiene.
In all, the orientation of 88 joints was measured and a corresponding rose diagram compiled (Fig.
The main joint directions presented in the rose diagram coincide well with the orientation of the linear sections of the river valley (Figs.
The strike direction of the southern part reflects the North Qaidam Thrust Belt (see the lower rose diagram).
Thus the profile was divided into two sections, and results plotted as rose diagrams in Figure 2.
A section of photos includes some of her extraordinary rose diagrams representing rates of mortality in wartime and peacetime hospitals, and causes of mortality--preventable causes shown large.
Rose diagrams show orientation of joints and faults in several parts of the limestone quarry and in two other small limestone quarries (left) and six granite quarries (right).