# Glossary for Geospatial Science

### Technical vocabulary defined by MicroImages

**Glossary**

**coordinate:** A set of numbers that designate position in a given reference system, such as X-Y in a 2D coordinate system and X-Y-Z in a 3D system.

**coordinate:** A set of numbers that designate position in a given reference system, such as X-Y in a 2D coordinate system and X-Y-Z in a 3D system.