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Easting - definition(s)

easting - 

(1) [coordinate systems] The distance east of the origin that a point in a Cartesian coordinate system lies, measured in that system's units.

(2) [coordinate systems] The positive x-value in a rectangular coordinate system.


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Source: esri, 08 April 2012 09:11:57, External 

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