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any of various rotating shafts that serve as axes for larger rotating parts arbor , mandrel , mandril , spindle
one of the coordinates in a system of coordinates that locates a point on a plane or in space by its distance from two lines or three planes respectively; the two lines or the intersections of the three planes are the coordinate axes Cartesian coordinate
ellipse in which the two axes are of equal length; a plane curve generated by one point moving at a constant distance from a fixed point circle
erect tropical Asian shrub whose small lateral leaflets rotate on their axes and jerk up and down under the influence of sunshine Codariocalyx motorius , Desmodium gyrans , Desmodium motorium , semaphore plant , telegraph plant
shape that is generated by rotating an ellipse around one of its axes ellipsoid of revolution , spheroid
telescope whose mounting has only two axes of motion, one parallel to the Earth's axis and the other one at right angles to it equatorial
visual representation of the relations between certain quantities plotted with reference to a set of axes graph , graphical record
point of intersection of coordinate axes; where the values of the coordinates are all zero origin
very short shallowly creeping North American fern usually growing on cliffs or walls and having dark glossy leaf axes Pellaea atropurpurea , purple rock brake
any of the four areas into which a plane is divided by two orthogonal coordinate axes quadrant
(mathematics) a transformation in which the coordinate axes are rotated by a fixed angle about the origin rotation
(mathematics) a function that changes the position or direction of the axes of a coordinate system transformation
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