rotation of axes

[ ak-seez ]
/ ˈæk siz /

noun Mathematics.

a process of replacing the axes in a Cartesian coordinate system with a new set of axes making a specified angle with and having the same origin as the original axes.

Nearby words

  1. rotate,
  2. rotating,
  3. rotation,
  4. rotation axis,
  5. rotation flap,
  6. rotation vector,
  7. rotation-inversion axis,
  8. rotational,
  9. rotational molding,
  10. rotational nystagmus

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