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# conjugate axis

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noun Geometry.

the axis of a hyperbola perpendicular to the transverse axis at a point equidistant from the foci.

the segment of this axis equal to one side of a rectangle that has its other side equal to the transverse axis and diagonals that are along the asymptotes of the hyperbola.

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## Origin of conjugate axis

First recorded in 1875â80

## Words nearby conjugate axis

conjugal, conjugal rights, conjugant, conjugate, conjugate angles, conjugate axis, conjugated, conjugated protein, conjugate numbers, conjugate solution, conjugation

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