Cartesian coordinate definition

  • noun:
    • The coordinates of a spot measured from an origin along a horizontal axis from remaining to correct (the x-axis) and along a vertical axis from base to top (the y-axis). This can be extended to three-dimensions by the z-axis perpendicular toward x- and y-axes.
    • among the coordinates in something of coordinates that locates a place on a plane or perhaps in room by its distance from two outlines or three airplanes correspondingly; the 2 outlines and/or intersections associated with the three airplanes would be the coordinate axes

Related Sources

  • Synonym for "Cartesian coordinate"
  • Hyponym for "Cartesian coordinate"
  • Hypernym for "Cartesian coordinate"
  • Cross Reference for "Cartesian coordinate"
41 votes

How would you define Cartesian coordinate?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!