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coordinate system

n.
A method of representing points in a space of given dimensions by coordinates.
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Noun1.coordinate system - a system that uses coordinates to establish position
organization, arrangement, organisation, system - an organized structure for arranging or classifying; "he changed the arrangement of the topics"; "the facts were familiar but it was in the organization of them that he was original"; "he tried to understand their system of classification"
Cartesian coordinate system - a coordinate system for which the coordinates of a point are its distances from a set perpendicular lines that intersect at the origin of the system
coordinate axis - one of the fixed reference lines of a coordinate system
inertial frame, inertial reference frame - a coordinate system in which Newton's first law of motion is valid
space-time, space-time continuum - the four-dimensional coordinate system (3 dimensions of space and 1 of time) in which physical events are located
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Let's assume that earth is located in a second coordinate system (K'), where [[x.
The system coordinate system is the same as the usually used coordinate system for the movement of human body.
I spent about four hours today testing the new Coordinate System functionality.
As all target locations of the robot are determined in the workpiece coordinate system, deviations will only be reflected in values representing joints positions of the robot and not in its absolute position.
A simple geometric observation model and computations can be used in such a space, but application of such polar observations in a space of the global geographical coordinate system is complicated, because we come into collision with the curvilinear coordinate system related to the surface of an ellipsoid.
Control points are points with 3D coordinates in a geodetic coordinate system, which can be identified and measured in at least one image.
The lower index R indicates the reference coordinate system and distinguishes reference attributes from those belonging to the other two sets.
One of the key aspects of obtaining accurate profiles is the relationship between the measuring device's coordinate system and the real world coordinate system.
Using Eglash's Virtual Bead Loom program, you can experiment with the Cartesian coordinate system to make your own beautiful works of art.
Content packaging mechanisms may be used to bundle different versions of the dataset (by format, coordinate system, tiling scheme, etc.
These procedural examples help guide the reader through coordinate system manipulation in the ArcGIS environment.