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OGC Glossary of Terms

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modified 2018-04-16 more like this
definition Glossary of terms used in OGC standards and related documents more like this
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ANSI
ASCII
AbstractDataType
Accuracy
Agent
AnnualTechnicalBaselineTarget
Applet
Application
ApplicationAssembly
ApplicationDeveloper
ApplicationDomainModels
ApplicationIntegration
ApplicationPlatform
ApplicationProfile
ApplicationProgrammingInterfaceAPI
ApplicationSchema
ApplicationServices
ApplicationSoftware
ArchitecturalFramework
Architecture
AreaOfInterest
Asynchronous
AttributeData
BMP
BackwardAndForwardCompatibility
BaseDocument
BaseMaps_Data_OrLayers
BaseStandard
Bind
BoundingBox
Broker
BusinessObject
BusinessProcess
CADOrCADD
CEN
CIPI
CITE
COM
CORBA
CadastralSurvey
CallForCommunities
CapabilitiesDocumentServiceProfile
CapabilitiesXML
CartesianCoordinates
Catalog
CatalogServices
Centroid
ClassificationScheme
Clearinghouse
Client
Client_server
CommonObjectRequestBrokerArchitectureCORBA
CommunicationsServiceInterfaceCSI
Component
Componentware
CompositeCurve
CompositeMap
ComputationalViewpoint
ComputerArchitecture
ComputerEnvironment
ConceptualArchitecture
ConceptualSchema
ConformanceTestSuiteAndGuidelines
Connectivity
Container
ContentStandard
Conversion
CoordinateConversion
CoordinateReferenceSystemCRS
CoordinateSystem
CoordinateTransformation
Coordinates
CoreTechnology
Coverage
CoverageDomainModel
CoverageModel
CriticalInfrastructure
Curve
CurveSegment
DBF
DBMS
DCP
DEM
DEMTS
DGN
DIGEST
DIPR
DLG
DTM
DXF
DataCatalogModel
DataClearinghouse
DataCoordination
DataDomain
DataInfrastructure
DataLevel
DataModel
DataQuality
DataSchema
DataSemantics
DataServices
DataTransfer
DataTransferStandard
DataUpdateCycle
DatasetSeries
Datum
DeFactoStandard
DeJureStandard
DictionaryModel
DigitalCartographicModel
DigitalElevationModel
DigitalLandscapeModel
DigitalOrthoimages
Digitize
DirectoryModel
DirectoryService
Discipline
DiscussionPaper
DistributedComputingEnvironmentDCE
DistributedComputingPlatformDCP
Diversity
Domain
DraftInteroperabilityProgramReportDIPR
DynamicSegmentation
EEA
EO
EOSDIS_HDF
ESDI
ESPRIT
EUROGI
EarthModel
Edge
Encapsulation
EngineeringViewpoint
Enterprise
EnterpriseApplication
EnterpriseViewpoint
Etemii
Ethernet
ExemplarImplementation
Extensibility
ExtrinsicResource
Face
FeasibilityStudy
Feature
FeatureCatalog
FeatureCollection
FeatureDomainModel
FederatedDatabase
Find
Framework
FrameworkData
GFSTestbed
GIF
GII
GIS
GISApplication
GISD-ICP
GML
GMLApplicationSchema
GPS
GatewayService
Gazetteer
GazetteerModel
GeneralFeatureModel
GeneralModels
Geocoder
GeocoderService
Geocoding
Geodata
GeographicApplication
GeographicData
GeographicFeature
GeographicModel
GeographicObjects
GeographicReferenceSystem
GeographyMarkupLanguageGML
GeometricObject
GeomobilityServer
GeoparserService
Geoprocessing
GeoprocessingApplications
GeorectifiedGriddedData
Georeference
Geospatial
GeospatialData
GeospatialFusionServices
GeospatialInformation
GeospatialPortal
Geotiff
GlobalSpatialDataInfrastructureGSDI
Globe
Handle
Harmonization
HierarchicalDatabase
Http
HumanTechnologyEnvironment
HumanTechnologyInterfaceHTI
Hydrography
IPR
ISO
ISO19108_GI-TemporalSchema
ISO19118_GI-Encoding_
ISO_CD191073_GI-SpatialSchema
ISO_CD19115ISOTC211N1024_201-01-30GI-Metadata
ISO_CD19119ISOTC211N1044_2001-01-29GI-Services
ImageMetadata
Imagery
Implementation
ImplementationProfile
ImplementationSpecification
ImplementationView
InformationAppliance
InformationCommunity
InformationStorageInterfaceISI
IntegratedClient
Interface
Intermediary
Interoperability
InteroperabilityProgram
InteroperabilityProgramReportIPR
IntrinsicResource
Isolated
JAVA
JPGJPEG
KeyDataSets
LAN
LBS
LZW
Landsat
LanguageIndependent
LayeredMapVisualization
LegacySystem
LineString
LocationBasedServicesLBS
LocationDependentServices
LocationOrganizerFolderLOF
LocationService
Long-termTechnicalBaselineTarget
Loosely-coupledService
MMI
MPP
Map
MapProjection
MapScale
Measurement
MessageBroker
Metadata
MetadataDataset
MetadataEntity
MetadataSchema
MetadataSection
MetadataTranslator
Mid-termTechnicalBaselineTarget
Middleware
ModelingLanguages
NGO
NII
NMA
NTF
NationalMappingAgencies
NationalSpatialDataInfrastructureNSDI
NavigationService
Node
OGC
OGCE
OGCInteroperabilityProgram
OGCNetwork
OGCSpecificationProgram
OGCTechnicalBaseline
OGCTechnicalCommittee
OLE_COM
ORM
OWS
OWSServiceFramework
Object
ObjectOrientedOO
ObjectTechnology
ObservationDomainModel
ObservationModel
Online
OpenInterface
OpenLocationServices
OpenPlatform
OpenSource
OpenSpecification
OpenStandards
OpenSystem
OpenSystemEnvironment
OpengisAbstractSpecification
OpengisImplementationSpecification
OpengisReferenceModelORM
OpengisSpecification
Opengis_OpenGISAndOpenGIS
Openls
OpenlsCoreServices
Operation
OrthophotoMap
Orthorectification
PDF
PNG
Photogrammetry
PilotProject
PlanningCommittee
PlanningStudy
Platform
PlatformIndependent
PointOfInterest
PointToGridInterpolation
Polygon
PolygonOverlay
Portal
Portrayal
PortrayalService
Precision
PresentationMapPortrayalService
ProcessDomainModel
ProcessingServices
Profile
Property
Protocol
Prototyping
Publish
Publish_Find_Bind
QualifiedName
RM-ODP
RTD
Raster
Real-time
RecommendationPaper
ReferenceData
ReferenceImplementation
ReferenceModel
RegisterOfGeodeticPoints
RegisterOfLand
RegistryModel
RegistryObject
RegistryServices
RelationalDataBase
RemoteProcedureCallRPC
RemoteSensing
ReportingGroup
Request
RequestForCommentRFC
RequestForInformationRFI
RequestForProposalsRFP
Response
ReverseGeocoderService
RouteService
SAIF
SCOTS
SDIGDI
SDO
SDTS
SHAPE
SIF
SME
SOAP
SQL
SVG
Scalability
ScannedMap
Schema
SemanticTranslator
SensorCollectionServiceSCS
SensorDomainModel
SensorModelLanguage
SensorWeb
SensorWebEnablement
Service
ServiceChain
ServiceInterface
ServiceMetadata
ServiceModel
ServiceRequest
SimpleFeatureModel
SpatialReferenceSystem
SpatialWeb
Specification
SpecificationProgram
Standard
StatePlaneCoordinateSystemSPC
StovePipeOrStovePiped
StrategicMemberAdvisoryCommitteeSMAC
StructuredCode
Style
StyledLayerDescriptorsSLD
Stylesheet
Sub-assembly
Surface
SurfaceConfigurationModel
Symbol
Symbology
Synchronous
SystemInternalInterfaceSII
TC_211
TIFF
TIGER
TechnicalBaseline
TechnicalCommittee
TechnicalPlan
TechnologyInsertionProject
TechnologyViewpoint
TemporalReferenceSystem
Testbed
ThematicMap
ThickClients
ThinClients
Tightly-coupled
TightlyCoupledDataAndService
Tool
TopographicMap
Topology
Trader
TransferProtocol
Translation
Transparency
Tuple
UDDI
UML
UTMCoordinateSystemUniversalTranverseMercator
UseCaseScenario
UserDomain
UserPortability
VPF
Validation
Vector
VectorDisplaysAndDatabases
VectorMethods
View
Viewpoint
VirtualRealityVR
W3C
WFS
WMS
WMSContext
WRS
WSDL
WWW
WebCoverageServiceWCS
WebFeatureServiceWFS
WebMapping
WebMappingServiceWMS
WebMappingTestbedsWMTPhases1And2
WebRegistryService
WebServiceFlowLanguageWSFL
WebServices
WebServicesDefinitionLanguageWSDL
WebServicesDescriptionLanguageWSDL
Well-knownBinaryRepresentationForGeometryWkbgeometry
Well-knownTextRepresentationOfSpatialReferenceSystems
WorkingGroupWG
XIMA
XML
XMLForImageryAndMapAnnotationsXIMA
XMLForLocationServicesXLS
XSLT
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Collection
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