compliance_checker.cfutil.is_variable_valid_ragged_array_repr_featureType(nc, variable)[source]#

This method returns a boolean indicating whether the variable is a valid member of a contiguous ragged array representation or indexed ragged array representation of any of the three singular CF featureType types.

For any ragged array representation, any DATA VARIABLE must have the sample dimension as its sole dimension. Additionally, for any featureType or compound featureType (e.g. timeSeriesProfile), the data variable must have the sample dimension as its dimension.


variable (str) –

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