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Symbol - definition(s)

symbol - Symbols are bundles of predefined graphical parameters and predefined fixed graphic "images".

[Category=Geospatial ]

Source: Open Geospatial Consortium, 07 July 2011 10:21:36, External

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symbol - [symbology] A graphic used to represent a geographic feature or class of features. Symbols can look like what they represent (trees, railroads, houses), or they can be abstract shapes (points, lines, polygons) or characters. Symbols are usually explained in a map legend.

[Category=Geospatial ]

Source: esri, 06 September 2012 09:36:59, External




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