# rectangular axes

- ejes rectangulares

*English-Spanish mathematics dictionary.
James G., James R.C..
1964.*

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**rectangular**— adjective Date: 1624 1. shaped like a rectangle < a rectangular area > 2. a. crossing, lying, or meeting at a right angle < rectangular axes > b. having edges, surfaces, or faces that meet at right angles ; having faces or surfaces shaped like… … New Collegiate Dictionary**Rectangular coordinates**— Coordinate Co*[ o]r di*nate, n. 1. A thing of the same rank with another thing; one two or more persons or things of equal rank, authority, or importance. [1913 Webster] It has neither co[ o]rdinate nor analogon; it is absolutely one. Coleridge.… … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English**Axes**— Axis Ax is, n.; pl. {Axes}. [L. axis axis, axle. See {Axle}.] A straight line, real or imaginary, passing through a body, on which it revolves, or may be supposed to revolve; a line passing through a body or system around which the parts are… … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English**Axes of coordinates in a plane**— Axis Ax is, n.; pl. {Axes}. [L. axis axis, axle. See {Axle}.] A straight line, real or imaginary, passing through a body, on which it revolves, or may be supposed to revolve; a line passing through a body or system around which the parts are… … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English**Axes of coordinates in space**— Axis Ax is, n.; pl. {Axes}. [L. axis axis, axle. See {Axle}.] A straight line, real or imaginary, passing through a body, on which it revolves, or may be supposed to revolve; a line passing through a body or system around which the parts are… … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English**rectangular**— adj. 1 a shaped like a rectangle. b having the base or sides or section shaped like a rectangle. 2 a placed at right angles. b having parts or lines placed at right angles. Phrases and idioms: rectangular coordinates coordinates measured along… … Useful english dictionary**rectangular coordinates**— Math. a coordinate system in which the axes meet at right angles. Also called rectangular coordinate system. [1860 65] * * * … Universalium**rectangular coordinates**— Math. a coordinate system in which the axes meet at right angles. Also called rectangular coordinate system. [1860 65] … Useful english dictionary**rectangular coordinate**— noun Date: circa 1864 a Cartesian coordinate of a Cartesian coordinate system whose straight line axes or coordinate planes are perpendicular … New Collegiate Dictionary**rectangular hyperbola**— Geom. a hyperbola with transverse and conjugate axes equal to each other. Also called equiangular hyperbola, equilateral hyperbola. [1880 85] * * * … Universalium**rectangular coordinates**— plural noun a pair of coordinates measured along axes at right angles to one another … English new terms dictionary