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Topographic profile

Index Topographic profile

A topographic profile or topographic cut is a representation of the relief of the terrain that is obtained by cutting transversely the lines of a topographic map. [1]

3 relations: Bathymetric chart, Fall line (topography), Topographic map.

Bathymetric chart

A bathymetric chart is the submerged equivalent of an above-water topographic map.

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Fall line (topography)

In mountain biking and skiing, a fall line refers to the line down a mountain or hill which is most directly downhill.

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Topographic map

In modern mapping, a topographic map is a type of map characterized by large-scale detail and quantitative representation of relief, usually using contour lines, but historically using a variety of methods.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Topographic_profile

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