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15:46 Sep 7, 2006
French to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Petroleum Eng/Sci / mapping software
French term or phrase: auto-symbolisation
This appears in a list of training to be provided in relation to using the map information software

"L'Auto-symbolisation - 5 - création de la grille."
Pamela Hewitt
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3 +1automatic symbol placement/marking/generation

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automatic symbol placement/marking/generation

and analysis eg mapping software etc. and which should be capable to import the Total station dada, mapping with automatic symbol and line generation, ...

mark the borehole symbol on the geological map after the data. matching. ... Fig.1 Flow chart of automatic symbol marking under AutoCAD15 ...

Visual mapping dominated digital cartography in the early days partly ... design since this would also require automatic symbol and name placement and ...

Knowing the name of the program might help identify the function, assuming it exists in English.

Note added at 1 hr (2006-09-07 17:09:52 GMT)

Thanks for providing the name, but it turns out I was wrong about it being a help (though it was interesting seeing what it is for). I have not been able to find anything with that name and anything to do with symbols.

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agree  Richard Benham: Makes more sense than Jeremy Bentham.
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