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

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