Definition of geospatial in US English:



  • Relating to or denoting data that is associated with a particular location.

    • ‘They will work at sea in support of task groups and in deployed headquarters ashore, providing tailored geospatial information to commanders and planning teams.’
    • ‘Developers hope that an emerging network dubbed the geospatial web will tie these devices together to create a unique new user experience.’
    • ‘A major objective of NASA's Earth Science Applications Program is the development of applications that provide geospatial information to support communities.’
    • ‘Remote-sensing and other geospatial data provide an accurate and visually compelling backdrop in which to embed related data and models.’
    • ‘A new industry association has arisen to address security-related aspects of geospatial technologies and information.’