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An image of a size exceeding a reading surface area of an image input temperature is divided into a plurality of image portions such that the image portions resulting from the division have respective overlap regions. A position detectable mark is attached to each of the overlap regions. The plurality of image portions are joined together into one image by making use of the marks.

Title
Image joining method and system
Application Number
7/623503
Publication Number
5140647
Application Date
December 7, 1990
Publication Date
August 18, 1992
Inventor
Haruo Takeda
Palo Alta
CA, US
Hirotoshi Ise
Yokohama
JP
Agent
Antonelli Terry Stout & Kraus
Assignee
Hitachi
JP
IPC
G06K 9/36
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