trimetric

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adjective tri·me·tric \(ˈ)trī-¦me-trik\

Definition of trimetric

  1. 1 :  orthorhombic

  2. 2 :  being or prepared by the projection of objects on a drawing surface so that the three spatial axes appear unequally inclined and with equal distances along the axes drawn unequally a trimetric projection a trimetric drawing The trimetric method of projection shows an object in a way that distorts and foreshortens the object along each spatial axis by a different amount.

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Origin and Etymology of trimetric

tri- + Greek metron measure + English -ic


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