x-coordinate

noun
x-co·​or·​di·​nate | \ ˌeks-kō-ˈȯrd-nət How to pronounce x-coordinate (audio) ; -ˈȯr-də-nət, -də-ˌnāt \

Definition of x-coordinate

: a coordinate whose value is determined by measuring parallel to an x-axis specifically : abscissa

First Known Use of x-coordinate

1927, in the meaning defined above

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“X-coordinate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/x-coordinate. Accessed 24 Feb. 2020.

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