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Record 1 2000-09-11

English

Subject field(s)
  • Computer Graphics
  • Mathematical Geography
DEF

Symbolization of a three-dimensional surface by the serial estimation of points at which a contour passes between successive sets of control points. A contour will pass between two control points if one has a value above and the other has a value below the value of the contour.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Infographie
  • Géographie mathématique

Spanish

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