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Volume - definition(s)


(1) [data analysis] In a TIN, the space (measured in cubic units) between a TIN surface and a plane at a specified elevation. Volume may be calculated above or below the plane.

(2) [Euclidean geometry] The space contained within any geometric solid, usually expressed in cubic units.

[Category=Geospatial ]

Source: esri, 29 September 2012 08:05:43, External 

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Volume – the amount of data, ranging from megabytes to brontobytes.

[Category=Big Data ]

Source: BigData-Startup, 13 October 2013 09:30:47, External




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