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coordinate

, co-ordinate
Maths any of a set of numbers that defines the location of a point in space

coordinate

(mathematics)
One member of a tuple of numbers which defines the position of a point in some space. Commonly used coordinate systems have as many coordinates as their are dimensions in the space, e.g. a pair for two dimensions. The most common coordinate system is Cartesian coordinates, probably followed by polar coordinates.

coordinate

Belonging to a system of indexing by two or more terms. For example, points on a plane, cells in a spreadsheet and bits in dynamic RAM chips are identified by a pair of coordinates. Points in space are identified by sets of three coordinates.
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The Board now wishes to engage a Co-ordinating Investigator to manage and monitor these investigations.
We are aware of this case and are co-ordinating with authorities to find the student," he said.
NHRC delegation will be led by Jihad bin Abdullah al Taeei, NHRC Secretary-General in the deliberations of the Human Rights Council's sessions, as well as the meeting of the International Co-ordinating Committee to study and discuss the international approvals regarding the national human rights commissions and exchanging expertise between the national human rights institutions.
This is the first time the organising committee of this conference invites a foreign figure to participate in co-ordinating it.
Mersey regional ambulance service campaign co-ordinator Rob Hussey , is co-ordinating the campaign and he said: "We know people have bought their own AEDs privately.
A US-EU conference on co-ordinating Iraq's reconstruction will take place in Brussels in the second half of June, according to Richard Jones, a senior adviser to US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice.
Kaiser says that the driving force behind the formation of the leadership team was the feeling many of the researchers had that Laurentian University was not active enough in co-ordinating mining research towards the goal of a centre for excellence in Sudbury.
Co-ordinating borders are priced at around pounds 4.
Speaking on behalf of all the unions,Michael Leahy,chair of the UK National Steel Trade Union Co-ordinating Committee, said: ``Corus workers from across Europe have decided that enough is enough,and we will hold our day of action on Monday, April 14, where we will demand the resignation of the chairman,Sir Brian Moffat.
A co-ordinating colourful design of dancing jellybeans for a line of packaged Jelly Belly beans was also launched.
Additionally, they provide an overall view of all the development activity of SAP solutions, and other applications, during the application life cycle, by co-ordinating the generation and status of change requests between SAP solutions and Serena ChangeMan ALM.
The Golden Jubilee Office, at Buckingham Gate, London, which is co-ordinating the countrywide celebrations, has already promised to include the gathering on the national calendar of daily events.