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rectangular coordinate system
rectangular coordinates
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noun
Mathematics
.
a coordinate system in
which
the axes meet at right angles.
Also called
rectangular coordinate system.
Origin:
1860–65
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rectangular coordinate system
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rectangular coordinates
—
pl n
the Cartesian coordinates in a system of mutually perpendicular axes
Collins English Dictionary  Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
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