aerial mosaic


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An aerial photograph of a large area, made by carefully fitting together aerial photographs of smaller areas so that the edges match in location, and the whole provides a continuous image of the larger area. Called also mosaic map and photomosaic.

See also: Mosaic

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the department will furnish the consultant with historical highway plans, aerial mosaic, ground surveys, hydraulic stream surveys, contour mapping, flood insurance studies, floodplain maps, pavement flooding incident reports, and information about known drainage problems, if available.
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