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Höhenkoten

English translation: relative elevation

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German term or phrase:Höhenkote (Höhenquote)
English translation:relative elevation
Entered by: Ulrike Lieder
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21:54 Mar 27, 2003
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German term or phrase: Höhenkoten
In a specification for Erstellung des Lageplans: "Erstellung eines digitalen Lageplanes mit Höhenkoten und Darstellung der Objektgrundrisse im AutoCAD-Format."

Thanks very much!
Harold
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relative elevations
Explanation:
or heights above datum

per Ernst:
Höhenkote, -quote f / height above datum, relative elevation

Some 2000+ hits for relative elevation:
... Relative Elevation
The relative elevation of landscape features can provide a consistent model for landform description, as this factor will have a major ...
www.nre.vic.gov.au/web/root/Domino/vro/ vrosite.nsf/pages/landform_elevation

HTH
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Ulrike Lieder
Local time: 07:33
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relative elevations


Explanation:
or heights above datum

per Ernst:
Höhenkote, -quote f / height above datum, relative elevation

Some 2000+ hits for relative elevation:
... Relative Elevation
The relative elevation of landscape features can provide a consistent model for landform description, as this factor will have a major ...
www.nre.vic.gov.au/web/root/Domino/vro/ vrosite.nsf/pages/landform_elevation

HTH


    Ernst, WB der industriellen Technik
Ulrike Lieder
Local time: 07:33
Native speaker of: German
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