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What does DIME stand for?

DIME stands for Dual Independent Map Encoding

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  • Information technology (IT) and computers

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In the United States, this formalization first took place when the Dual Independent Map Encoding (DIME) files were developed for the 1980 Census.
Census Bureau's New Haven Census Use Study Team, which in 1967 created the Dual Independent Map Encoding system that would allow map information to be stored in computers.