Plane of projection

Related to Plane of projection: orthographic projection
The plane on which the projection is made, corresponding to the perspective plane in perspective; - called also principal plane.
(Descriptive Geom.) One of the planes to which points are referred for the purpose of determining their relative position in space.

See also: Plane, Plane

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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The presence of areas of higher points density indicates that considering part is rotated towards the plane of projection on angle close to 90 degree and to estimate the quality of the model on this part the plane of projection should be additionally rotated.