Definition of Coordinates. Meaning of Coordinates. Synonyms of Coordinates

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Definition of Coordinates

Coordinate
Coordinate Co*["o]r"di*nate, a. [Pref. co- + L. ordinatus, p. p. of ordinare to regulate. See Ordain.] Equal in rank or order; not subordinate. Whether there was one Supreme Governor of the world, or many co["o]rdinate powers presiding over each country. --Law. Conjunctions joint sentences and co["o]rdinate terms. --Rev. R. Morris. Co["o]rdinate adjectives, adjectives disconnected as regards ane another, but referring equally to the same subject. Co["o]rdinate conjunctions, conjunctions joining independent propositions. --Rev. R. Morris.
Coordinate
Coordinate Co*["o]r"di*nate (-n[=a]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Co["o]rdinated; p. pr. & vb. n. Co["o]rdinating.] 1. To make co["o]rdinate; to put in the same order or rank; as, to co["o]rdinate ideas in classification. 2. To give a common action, movement, or condition to; to regulate and combine so as to produce harmonious action; to adjust; to harmonize; as, to co["o]rdinate muscular movements.
Coordinate
Coordinate Co*["o]r"di*nate, n. 1. A thing of the same rank with another thing; one two or more persons or things of equal rank, authority, or importance. It has neither co["o]rdinate nor analogon; it is absolutely one. --Coleridge. 2. pl. (Math.) Lines, or other elements of reference, by means of which the position of any point, as of a curve, is defined with respect to certain fixed lines, or planes, called co["o]rdinate axes and co["o]rdinate planes. See Abscissa.

Meaning of Coordinates from wikipedia

- geometry, a coordinate system is a system that uses one or more numbers, or coordinates, to uniquely determine the position of the points or other geometric...
- coordinates or projective coordinates, introduced by August Ferdinand Möbius in his 1827 work Der barycentrische Calcul, are a system of coordinates used...
- In geometry, Plücker coordinates, introduced by Julius Plücker in the 19th century, are a way to ****ign six homogeneous coordinates to each line in projective...
- geocentric coordinates, which measure with respect to Earth's center; geodetic coordinates, which model Earth as an ellipsoid; and geographic coordinates, which...
- geometry, curvilinear coordinates are a coordinate system for Euclidean space in which the coordinate lines may be curved. These coordinates may be derived from...
- Geodetic coordinates are a type of curvilinear orthogonal coordinate system used in geodesy based on a reference ellipsoid. They include geodetic latitude...
- unity. Barycentric coordinates were introduced by August Möbius in 1827. They are special homogenous coordinates. Barycentric coordinates are strongly related...
- standard notation ISO 80000-2, which su****des ISO 31-11, for spherical coordinates (other sources may reverse the definitions of θ and φ): The polar angle...
- In analytical mechanics, generalized coordinates are a set of parameters used to represent the state of a system in a configuration space. These parameters...
- coordinates are sets of coordinates on phase space which can be used to describe a physical system at any given point in time. Canonical coordinates are...