Standards Council of Canada

Geographic information -- Terminology

ISO/DIS 19104, Geographic information -- Terminology

Committee: ISO/TC 211

Comment Period Closes: 2015-10-17

This International Standard specifies requirements for the collection, management and publication of terminology in the field of geographic information. The scope of this International Standard includes:

  • structure and content of terminological entries,
  • selection of concepts,
  • term selection,
  • definition preparation,
  • cultural and linguistic adaptation,
  • layout and formatting requirements in rendered documents,
  • establishment and management of terminology registers.

This International Standard is applicable to International Standards and Technical Specifications in the field of geographic information.

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