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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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During the meeting, the members of the Co-ordinating Committee discussed the role of the CPA in the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM).
While Bahrain has been taking part in the awards since its inception, this year will mark the first time that the Education Ministry will be acting as a co-ordinating office along with the UAE.
The consultation follows an interactive webinar on 8th August, in which the Academy outlined the work it is co-ordinating and invited members of the engineering community to contribute their views.
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.
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.
the creation of a new co-ordinating body to "enhance co-ordination within the sector" along with providing a "common voice when advocating for the overall sector"; and greater, long term investment in a number of areas, including more second-stage beds for women leaving emergency shelters.
The Geneva-based ACT co-ordinating office has sent out an initial grant of $50,000 US from its Rapid Response Fund.
The Centre would be an independent agency, whose role would primarily be one of co-ordinating between the different existing national agencies.
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.
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.