x–axis

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noun x–ax·is \ˈeks-ˌak-səs\

Definition of x–axis

  1. 1 :  the axis in a plane Cartesian coordinate system parallel to which abscissas are measured

  2. 2 :  one of the three axes in a three-dimensional rectangular coordinate system

First Known Use of x–axis

1886


X–AXIS Defined for Kids

x–axis

noun x–ax·is \ˈeks-ˌak-səs\

Definition of x–axis for Students

  1. :  a line of reference usually stretching horizontally on a graph

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