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as GRASS, is a Geographic Information System (GIS) combining powerful raster,
vector, and geospatial processing engines into a single integrated software
suite. GRASS includes tools for spatial modeling, visualization of raster and
-vector data, management and analysis of geospatial data, processing of
+vector data, management and analysis of geospatial data, and processing of
satellite and aerial imagery. It also provides the capability to produce
sophisticated presentation graphics and hardcopy maps.
@@ -44,17 +44,17 @@
Joining GRASS's well-developed raster engine the GRASS 6 series introduced a
new topological 2D/3D vector engine featuring support for vector network
-analysis and SQL-based DBMS management for linked attributes.
+analysis and SQL-based DBMS management of linked attributes.
This release improves the integration and functionality of the raster and
-vector engines, and 3D raster (voxel) support has also been greatly enhanced.
+vector engines, and 3D raster (voxel) support has been greatly enhanced.
A new graphical GIS manager and menu system has been implemented, while the
old GUI display manager has been retained and improved for legacy support.
The NVIZ visualization tool has been enhanced to display 3D vector data
-and voxel volumes and support for the creation of on-the-fly MPEG animations
-has been added. Additional improvements include substantial translation of
-messages (i18n) with support for FreeType fonts, including multibyte Asian
+and voxel volumes and supports the creation of on-the-fly MPEG animations.
+Additional improvements include substantial message translation
+(i18n) with support for FreeType fonts, including multibyte Asian
characters, and tools to allow new project locations to be automatically
generated from input data or EPSG code.
@@ -66,7 +66,7 @@
This enables access to an extensive range of raster and vector formats,
including OGC-conformal Simple Features. GRASS also makes use of the highly
regarded PROJ.4 software library with support for most known map projections
-and allowing the easy definition of new and rare map projections via custom
+and the easy definition of new and rare map projections via custom
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