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LONGITUDINAL ZONE [1 record]

Record 1 1999-04-22

English

Subject field(s)
  • Cartography
DEF

One of the series of related and triangular or luneshaped sections (pieces of paper or thin cards) of a map or chart, usually bounded by meridians and tapering to the poles, applied to the surface of a sphere (with a negligible amount of distortion) to form a globe.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Cartographie
DEF

Zone délimitée par deux méridiens.

Spanish

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