GPS

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GPS

Abbreviation for:
gastrocnemius-plantaris-soleus
General Pharmaceutical Services 
general practice strategy
Goodpasture syndrome
grey platelet syndrome
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GRS] is the radius of the GRS-80 reference ellipsoid at the latitude of the computation point and H is the height of the computation point reckoned from the mean sea level) and [OMEGA] denotes a pair of geodetic coordinates (latitude 9 and longitude [lambda]).
i] of an object are known, it is possible to compute its geodetic coordinates [B.
The origin of the coordinates coincides with the ellipsoidal centre of the geodetic coordinates (Fig), planes XOY, XOZ and YOZ coincide with the planes of the ellipsoidal equator, geodetic prime meridian (L = [0.
i]--geoid height above ellipsoid, which is a function of geodetic coordinates