isometric projection


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Related to isometric projection: Oblique projection, Perspective projection

isometric projection

[¦ī·sə′me·trik prə′jek·shən]
(graphic arts)

isometric projection

An axonometric projection of a three-dimensional object is created by having its principal faces equally inclined to the picture plane; so that its three principal axes are all equally foreshortened.
See also: Projection drawing
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An isometric projection of the Stora Sahavaara magnetite body, and a type drill section through the body are available on NAU's website (www.
The competition project for Milibank (1976) has a formally seated Japanese emperor collaged on a low angled isometric projection - presumably reminding the architect of a borrowed landscape view.