major axis definition

  • noun:
    • The longer associated with the two outlines about which an ellipse is symmetrical; the axis that passes through both focuses of an ellipse.
    • The longest diameter of an ellipse, running all the way through the guts and foci, along with its finishes being the widest points regarding the form.
    • The diameter of a circle.
    • the more axis of a geometrical figure.
    • the longest axis of an ellipse or ellipsoid; passes through two foci

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