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cartography

map making.

epidemiological cartography
making maps which show epidemiological data about distribution of disease or its causes by land area.
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Today, both graphics and GIS capabilities are available in a computational environment, which is a desirable approach to map making for a number of reasons.
including map making, face painting, mobile making and decorating a real car with personal treasures kids bring with them.
Esparza Editores is an established Mexico City company with over 45 years' expertise in the map making business.
TomTom is a global leader in smart map making, and one of the first to use crowd sourcing to keep maps up-to-date.
The name DesCartes was chosen for this tool to honor French mathematician and philosopher Rene Descartes, who created a system that revolutionized map making.
The two partners bundle their competencies by combining TomTom s expertise in map content and map making with Volkswagen s know-how about the car as well as automated driving.
These new geoscience tools consist of depth domain seismic interpretation, enhanced color palette editing and control, new image track displays, new fluid substitution modules, faster gridding and contouring, enhanced map making, including faster text editing and production mapping.
TomTom s smart map making technology enables Bosch to create more accurate Advanced Driving Applications with near real-time information.
William Gilbert of St John's College publishes his 'De Magnete', a scientific work that became fundamental to the subsequent development of navigation and map making.