We currently have the following tags (and their wiki entries) related to Linear Referencing, Dynamic Segmentation and Chainage, and there may be more (feel free to edit and add).
Often several of them occur on the same question, suggesting that there may be some confusion/overlap in the "definitions" applied here in their wikis and wiki excerpts.
- linear-referencing - 96 questions
Linear referencing is the method of storing geographic locations by using relative positions along a measured linear feature.
- lrs - 2 questions
No wiki but presumably stands for Linear Referencing System
- dynamic-segmentation - 8 questions
No wiki but 5 out of 8 questions are also tagged linear-referencing
- qchainage - 5 questions
No wiki but Wiktionary for chainage talks about distance along a line
Should some or all of these be made synonyms?