verb (used with object), co·or·di·nat·ed, co·or·di·nat·ing.
verb (used without object), co·or·di·nat·ed, co·or·di·nat·ing.
Examples from the Web for coordinates
For one, these maps often use narrative to chart the landscape, rather than constraining it to a grid with coordinates.
Eubanks is an assistant athletic director for football and he coordinates on-campus recruiting visits.How the Media Missed the Hoax of Manti Te’o and His Fictional Girlfriend|Howard Kurtz|January 18, 2013|DAILY BEAST
I knew none of his coordinates, not even his name—on cloudy days, I called him “Gray,” on stormy ones, “Rain.”
By this simple system of coordinates any particular glyph in a text may be readily referred to when the need arises.An Introduction to the Study of the Maya Hieroglyphs|Sylvanus Griswold Morley
It is our body which serves us, so to speak, as system of axes of coordinates.
We may take as our origin of coordinates the center of gravity of the system.A Librarian's Open Shelf|Arthur E. Bostwick
The method of coordinates seems to be by its inception essentially metrical.
It coordinates all the religious forces of Protestantism, for a common community service.Church Cooperation in Community Life|Paul L. Vogt
British Dictionary definitions for coordinates (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for coordinates (2 of 2)
noun (kəʊˈɔːdɪnɪt, -ˌneɪt)
adjective (kəʊˈɔːdɪnɪt, -ˌneɪt)
Derived Formscoordinately or co-ordinately, adverbcoordinateness or co-ordinateness, nouncoordinative or co-ordinative, adjectivecoordinator or co-ordinator, noun
Science definitions for coordinates
Culture definitions for coordinates
A set of numbers, or a single number, that locates a point on a line, on a plane, or in space. If the point is known to be on a given line, only one number is needed to locate it. If the point is known to be on a given plane, two numbers are needed. If the point is known to be located in space, three numbers are needed.