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axonometric

[ak-suh-noh-me-trik, -nuh-] /ˌæk sə noʊˈmɛ trɪk, -nə-/
adjective, Drafting.
1.
designating a method of projection (axonometric projection) in which a three-dimensional object is represented by a drawing (axonometric drawing) having all axes drawn to exact scale, resulting in the optical distortion of diagonals and curves.
Compare cabinet (def 19), isometric (def 5), oblique (def 13).
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10; < Greek áxōn (see axon) + -o- + -metric
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Word Origin and History for axonometric drawing

axonometric

adj.

1869, from axonometry (1865), from Greek axon (see axis) + metria "measurement" (see -metry).

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