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PREFERRED TERM
land surveying  
BROADER CONCEPT
RELATED CONCEPTS
ENTRY TERMS
  • surveying
SCOPE NOTE
  • Determining property boundaries, land area, elevations, and locations of features on the surface of the land by calculations based on the instrumental measurements of angles and distances or by use of global positional satellites.
URI
https://www2.usgs.gov/science/USGSThesaurus/land%20surveying
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