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Distortion - definitions

Distortion - Alteration from the original source.

[Category=Localization/Localisation ]

Source: Common Sense Advisory, 08 January 2010 09:24:37, External

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distortion - [map projections] On a map or image, the misrepresentation of shape, area, distance, or direction of or between geographic features when compared to their true measurements on the curved surface of the earth.

[Category=Geospatial ]

Source: esri, 01 April 2012 09:40:05, External

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