cadastration

cadastration

surveying for the purpose of showing boundary and property lines.
See also: Land
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Les etudes recentes portant sur les expositions universelles ont enormement privilegie leur caractere reifiant ou folklorisant dans le travail de cadastration des identites culturelles a l'interieur de pavillons nationaux, ainsi que les representations materielles de ces expositions, qu'elles soient d'ordre architectural, ethnographique ou commercial.
One of the most profound, widespread and sudden changes which our western European landscape has ever undergone before the industrial revolution is the imposition of a Roman system of cadastration at the end of the Iron Age.