z-coordinate

noun
z-co·​or·​di·​nate | \ ˌzē-kō-ˈȯrd-nət; -ˈȯr-də-nət How to pronounce z-coordinate (audio) , -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, in the meaning defined above

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“Z-coordinate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/z-coordinate. Accessed 20 Jun. 2021.

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