Origin of ordinate
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This upper branch of the curve is not shown in the figure, as the ordinate corresponding to 30 would be very great.The Phase Rule and Its Applications|Alexander Findlay
Curves have been prepared having pressure as an abscissa and elasticity as ordinate.Paint Technology and Tests|Henry A. Gardner
The ordinate of the curve represents the intensity of response, and the abscissa the time (fig. 1).Response in the Living and Non-Living|Jagadis Chunder Bose
Thus, if the reading represents in every case the ordinate at the precise hour a considerable element of chance may be introduced.
And two sides of the ordinate quinquangle doe subtend 2/5 of the same.The Way To Geometry|Peter Ramus