Glossary for Geospatial Science

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daughter object:  A completely independent project file object that may be treated by TNTmips as subordinately related to some other object.  For example, objects attached by HyperIndex® to some other object are called its daughters and the object used for the primary index layer is called the parent.  (See also: HyperIndex, index area, parent object, stack)