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Geographic Information System (GIS):

A combination of computer hardware and software that allows storage and manipulation of information suitable for mapping. A GIS software system synthesizes geographic position data and other data (such as the type of bottom sediment) in order to create a map. Data on processes (current speed, for example) can be incorporated to make a geographic model of flow, for example.

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