rectangular coordinates


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rectangular coordinates

pl n
(Mathematics) the Cartesian coordinates in a system of mutually perpendicular axes

rectan′gular coor′dinates



n.
a coordinate system in which the axes meet at right angles. Also called rectan′gular coor′dinate sys`tem.
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The exterior (absolute) orientation of photographic images has been based on 11 reference points the rectangular coordinates of which are defined by an aerial triangulation approach (Ruzgiene, Zalnierukas 1998).
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