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coordinate axes

[kō′ȯrd·ən·ət ′ak‚sēz]
(mathematics)
One of a set of lines or curves used to define a coordinate system; the value of one of the coordinates uniquely determines the location of a point on the axis, while the values of the other coordinates vanish on the axis.
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In this case peg's tip moves counter-clockwise in ZOY plane (Peg II and III, c), thus direction of the normal force in the contact point lies on the positive OY direction and bushing is directly pushed toward coordinate axes center.
Here peg's motion is clockwise in ZOY plane (Peg I, c) and bushing is pushed from the coordinate axes center.
Hence, the action of the Hyperbolic Law covers also an area of negative values of coordinate axes covering 155.
The profiles boundaries approximately follow the chosen coordinate axes in the XY and YZ planes and the profile elongation along the transverse axis Y is preponderant, which is somewhat surprising in the XY plane as X is the pressing direction.
The angles of these vectors relative to the coordinate axes can be averaged over the entire surface to define an average angular orientation [[theta].
Next, we discuss the rotation of coordinate axes that simplifies closed-discharge extrusion analysis, and provides relationships between HBR measurements and material properties for both Newtonian and power-law fluids.
Almost all companies in this area carried out their own triangulation measurements and had a local coordinate system in which the coordinate axes were parallel to the St.
During the first baseline condition, participants were assessed regarding their ability to construct formulas for graphs representing transformed sine, cosine, secant, and cosecant functions displayed as scattered data points on the coordinate axes.
5-9 Plane Elasticity Relative to Oblique Coordinate Axes.
a non-parallel system, when the coordinate axes of the site grid are twisted with respect to the coordinate axes of the national system.
The hyperbolas of the last element are the right boundaries of existence for the compounds, and, at the left, they are bounded by the coordinate axes [2].

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