الفاصل الراسي

English translation: Vertical Interval

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Arabic term or phrase:الفاصل الراسي
English translation:Vertical Interval
Entered by: Iman Khaireddine

22:59 Oct 20, 2005
Arabic to English translations [PRO]
Science - Geography / Topographic maps
Arabic term or phrase: الفاصل الراسي
طبيعة الارض: يختلف لفاصل باختلاف التضاريس

كلما كبر مقياس رسم الخريطة كلما... الفاصل الرأسي

What could "al-fasel al-ra'si" be in the context of map reading? Thanks...

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الفاصل الرأسي المستخدم في الارض الجبلية يكون اكبر من الفاصل المستخدم في الاراضي الزراعية
Jacques Saleh
United States
Local time: 09:00
Vertical Interval
Explanation:
Vertical Interval: فاصل رأسي أو شاقولي

Source: Al-Khatib's Dictionary.

You may find this link useful:

http://www.inquiry.net/outdoor/skills/b-p/wb/maps.htm
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Iman Khaireddine
United Kingdom
Local time: 15:00
Grading comment
Thanks... I guess I gotta get this al-Khatib dictionary...
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الفاصل الراسي
Vertical Interval


Explanation:
Vertical Interval: فاصل رأسي أو شاقولي

Source: Al-Khatib's Dictionary.

You may find this link useful:

http://www.inquiry.net/outdoor/skills/b-p/wb/maps.htm

Iman Khaireddine
United Kingdom
Local time: 15:00
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Native speaker of: Native in ArabicArabic
PRO pts in category: 12
Grading comment
Thanks... I guess I gotta get this al-Khatib dictionary...

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