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overlaps

Checks if two geometries overlap.

Synopsis

template<typename Geometry1, typename Geometry2>
bool overlaps(Geometry1 const & geometry1, Geometry2 const & geometry2)

Parameters

Type

Concept

Name

Description

Geometry1 const &

geometry1

Geometry2 const &

geometry2

Returns

Returns true if two geometries overlap

Header

Either

#include <boost/geometry/geometry.hpp>

Or

#include <boost/geometry/algorithms/overlaps.hpp>

Conformance

The function overlaps implements function Overlaps from the OGC Simple Feature Specification.


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