relief map

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a map having contour lines through points of equal elevation


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The work is a 3-D print of the negative, massively enlarged to accentuate the material damage to the negative, so that it resembles a relief map.
For example, the authors include relief maps of Samaria or Galilee, summarizing its physical features, and then offer a summary of known human occupation from the Paleolithic period to the first century CE.
For David Cameron and his environment ministers to understand why experts and critics are saying the latest amount of money allocated for flood defences in the North West was woefully inadequate, they must study the relief map of Britain more closely.
A complete relief map of the camp can be re-created on a permanent surface complete with pretzel log cabins and fencing, bread-dough horses, a blue gelatin pool, marshmallows, graham crackers, and even chocolate for a s'mores house contest.
"As a child growing up in Nairobi we had this relief map in our school playground which had hills and mountains and, extraordinarily, Hadrian's Wall...
Another is the table-size relief map of Iwo Jima used for briefings prior to the US Marine Corps's invasion of the island in February 1945.
Through a series of false colour cross-sectional images, viewed side-by-side with a relief map, delegates explored the pitted, lunar-like landscape of the retinal surfaces of patients with common ocular ailments.
The setting is aided by a relief map, and there is a glossary of the expressions used by the characters.
The fourth year Welsh-language pupils had been following the radio series Ar Grwydr yng Nghymru(Wandering in Wales) and decided that it would be interesting to make a relief map of Wales as a background to the lessons.
Lineaments that carried out from shaded relief map with multi-illumination directions (0[degrees], 45[degrees], 90[degrees] and 135[degrees]) most coincided with the drainage pattern of study area-according to the crossing maps between drainage pattern map and both lineament maps (Table 1) mostly resemble a negative system lines in the area, It is clearly to issue that, there is good relationship between these lineaments and drainage pattern system distribution especially with first and second river orders, on the other hand the extracted lineaments of shaded relief image with sun angle of (180[degrees], 225[degrees], 270[degrees], and 315[degrees]) are mostly resemble a positive system lines in the area.
The California Museum, just a block from the State Capitol in Sacramento, is hosting one of the most extensive collections of boards ever assembled (along with some epic Thrasher covers, a wall of classic Stecyk photos, and rotating projections of images from our 30th Anniversary Photo Show cast upon a relief map of the Golden State).
And my mosquito- bitten arms looked like a Rocky Mountain relief map. But we'd come 259 miles - 57 percent of our goal.
They even made a humanitarian relief map for Hasaba."
While living in southern California, he began work on the design and construction of an immense, three-dimensional relief map of California.
The basic processing of the information is to obtain a relief map that expresses the terrain's height data, namely a DTM (Digital Terrain Model).