directed distance


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directed distance

n.
A segment of a line having an indicated positive direction.
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i] of the directed distance transform are chosen as the complete neighborhood (in 2D 8 neighbors, in 3D 26 neighbors), see Altendorf (2007).
The directed distance transform can be calculated efficiently following an adapted version of the algorithm introduced by Rosenfeld and Pfaltz (1966).
Institutions also frequently directed distance education courses to other branches of their institution (39%) and to other college campuses (35%).