Definition of hypsographic in English:

hypsographic

adjective

  • See hypsography

    • ‘These data have been produced by photogrammetric methods and by scanning, tagging, vectorizing, and gridding of hypsographic map separates.’
    • ‘DEM data derived from hypsographic and hydrographic data digitizing are entered into the Level - 2 category.’
    • ‘After hypsographic files are warped, they are used as input to generate vector lines from a raster-to-vector program.’
    • ‘Of these techniques, the derivation of DEM's from vector hypsographic and hydrographic data produces the most accurate model.’
    • ‘The first step in the process is a binary scanning of the hypsographic separation of the original map.’

Pronunciation

hypsographic

/hɪpsəˈɡrafɪk/