axis of ordinates

axis of ordinates

[′ak·səs əv ′ȯrd·nəts]
(mathematics)
The vertical or y axis of a two-dimensional cartesian coordinate system, parallel to which ordinates are measured.
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The axis of ordinates means the number of the coinciding numerical values of the function along the interval.
Previously we marked complexity of a choice of peak of a hyperbola of an element in the coordinates, satisfying the conditions Y [less than or equal to] 1, K [less than or equal to] X, as on an axis of ordinates the maximum value being a unit whilst the abscissa can take values in the hundreds of units.