Cartesiancoordinate system
Cartesian coordinate system top:two-dimensional coordinate system bottom: three-dimensional coordinate system Clarinda/Academy Artworks n.
A coordinate system in which the coordinates of a point are its distances from a set of perpendicular lines that intersect at an origin, such as two lines in a plane or three in space.

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Universalium. 2010.

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  • Cartesiancoordinate — Cartesian coordinate n. A member of the set of numbers that locates a point in a Cartesian coordinate system. * * * …   Universalium

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