z-coordinate

noun z-co·or·di·nate \ ˌzē-kō-ˈȯrd-nət ; -ˈȯr-də-nət , -də-ˌnāt ; Canadian, British, and Australian ˌzed- \

Definition of z-coordinate

:a coordinate whose value is determined by measuring parallel to a z-axis

First Known Use of z-coordinate

circa 1956


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