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Compound Element - definition(s)

compound element - [standards] Within metadata, a group of data elements (including other compound elements) that together describe a characteristic of a spatial dataset in more detail than can be described by an individual data element.

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Source: esri, 28 February 2012 09:44:16, External 

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