coordinate axis

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Noun1.coordinate axis - one of the fixed reference lines of a coordinate system
coordinate system, frame of reference, reference frame, reference system - a system that uses coordinates to establish position
axis - a straight line through a body or figure that satisfies certain conditions
x-axis - the horizontal axis in a plane coordinate system
y-axis - the vertical axis in a plane coordinate system
z-axis - the third axis in a 3-dimensional coordinate system
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In coordinated system of VB, measurement unit defining position along coordinate axis is called scale.
respectively express the differential rotation angle of each coordinate axis of the joint coordinate system relative to the system coordinate system.
By computing the terms of(1) corresponding to each coordinate axis and replacing into the energy equation:

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