Benchmark: An established vertical elevation which
vertical surveys are based on.
Horizontal Control Point: A monument which has a
recognized known position that surveys are based off of.
Legal Description: Describes a particular piece of
Monument: Either a concrete marker or a rebar with
plastic cap which identifies a property corner.
PC: Point of curvature
PID: Parcel ID number used by the Marion County
Property Appraiser's Office to identify parcels of land.
Plat: A recorded survey of a subdivision
PSM: Professional Surveyor and Mapper, formerly
known as PLS (Professional Registered Licensed Surveyor)
PT: Point of Tangency
Section Corner: Corners established by original
government surveys to divide land.