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This is an archive of a previous version of the ArcGIS REST API. The current version can be found at http://resources.arcgis.com/en/help/arcgis-rest-api/
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A geometry service contains utility methods, which provide access to sophisticated and frequently used geometric operations. An ArcGIS Server Web site can only expose one geometry service with the static name "Geometry." Note that geometry input and output, where required, are always packaged as an array.
Use a geometry service to:
The REST API geometry service resource is primarily a processing and algorithmic resource that supports operations related to geometries. The geometry service resource has the following operations:
response format. The default response format is html.
Values: html | json
Example 1: URL for the Geometry Service on sampleserver1.http://sampleserver1.arcgisonline.com/ArcGIS/rest/services/Geometry/GeometryServer
"serviceDescription" : "<serviceDescription>"
"serviceDescription" : "Test Geometry Service Description"