"The Digital Geospatial Information Working Group (DGIWG) Terminology Registry contains registers of geographic information terms and acronyms. This Register of terms and acronyms/abbreviations is a multi-part register that includes registers for:
• Terms - code, name, definition and optionally field of applicability, authoritative source, lineage source<br />
• Acronyms/Abbreviations - code, name, definition and optionally field of applicability, authoritative source, lineage source.
The DGIWG controls and maintains two component registers, the DGIWG Terminology and the DGIWG Acronyms.
This Register complies with the "DGIWG, Terms and Definitions Standard Operating Procedures", also known as "REG-07-024-ed1.0- Terminology_Register_Specification", dated 9 August 2007.
Last update: 08/20/2007"