triaxial

adjective
tri·​ax·​i·​al | \ (ˌ)trī-ˈak-sē-əl How to pronounce triaxial (audio) \

Definition of triaxial

: having or involving three axes

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Other Words from triaxial

triaxiality \ (ˌ)trī-​ˌak-​sē-​ˈa-​lə-​tē How to pronounce triaxial (audio) \ noun

Examples of triaxial in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Step counters are triaxial accelerometers, which use electromagnetic sensors to pick up movement across three planes. Sara Harrison, Wired, 4 Feb. 2021

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First Known Use of triaxial

1886, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for triaxial

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“Triaxial.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/triaxial. Accessed 3 Aug. 2021.

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