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Face - definitions

Face - The side of a mailpiece with the delivery address. Also to arrange mail in a uniform orientation; that is, with the delivery address facing forward and the postage stamp, meter stamp, or permit imprint positioned in the upper right corner.

[Category=Postal ]

Source: USPS, 15 September 2009 09:29:15, External

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face - 2-dimensional topology primitive (see OGC Abstract Specification (Topic 1) clause 7.3.16).

[Category=Geospatial ]

Source: Open Geospatial Consortium, 14 June 2011 08:42:47, External


   (1) [Euclidean geometry] A planar surface of a geometric shape, bounded by edges.
   (2) [3D analysis] In a TIN, the flat surface of a triangle bounded by three edges and three nodes. Faces do not overlap; each face is adjacent to

[Category=Geospatial ]

Source: esri, 18 April 2012 08:02:15, External

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