< < Back to Glossary
Glossary Details

Glossary entry:Geographical information systems
Meaning in EUGRIS: a computer system to assemble, store, manipulate, and display geographically-referenced information, i.e. data identified according to their locations. Geographic information systems (GIS) technology can be used for scientific investigations, resource management and development planning.
EUGRIS home page for Geographical information systems
Abbreviations: GIS
Synonyms

GIS
Translations

Danish:Geografisk informationssystem
French:Systéme d'information géographique (SIG)
German:Geographische Informationssystem (GIS)
Hungarian:térinformatikai rendszerek
Italian:
Meanings used in other countries (if different from above):

Acknowledgements
 
    
< < Back to Glossary