Definition Of axes


a fixed reference line for the measurement of coordinates.

the variable that is thought of as a cause is placed on the horizontal axis, and the variable that is thought of as an effect on the vertical axis

a straight central part in a structure to which other parts are connected.

A shaft parallel to the transmission-engine axis connects the transfer casing to the angle drive powering the front wheels.

an agreement or alliance between two or more countries that forms a center for an eventual larger grouping of nations.

the Anglo-American axis

an imaginary line about which a body rotates.

the earth revolves on its axis once every 24 hours

the second cervical vertebra, below the atlas at the top of the backbone.

The muscle's origin may not ascend above the axis or descend below the third thoracic vertebra.

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