Item Type : Feature
Domain : Unspecified
AlphaCode : DYKCRW
FeatureName: Dyke crown
Alias : DYKCRW
CamelCase : Unspecified
Use Type : Geographic
Definition : The dyke crown is the top line of the dyke.
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Remarks : A dyke (or dike) is an artificial embankment to contain or hold back water (IHO Dictionary, S-32, 4th Edition). A system of winter and summer dykes may form an area of polder or koog. The dyke crown records the third dimension of the dyke. Only the crown of the dyke construction is relevant to Radar.
Management Details
Proposal Type : Addition
Submitting Organization : unknown
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Proposed : 1990-11-01
Accepted : 1994-11-01
Amended : 2000-11-01
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