Date: | 1300-1400 |

Language: | Latin |

Origin: | 'axis, axle' |

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ax‧is plural axes [countable]

1SG the imaginary line around which a large round object, such as the Earth, turns :

The Earth rotates on an axis between the north and south poles.

2HM a line drawn across the middle of a regular shape that divides it into two equal parts

3HM either of the two lines of a graph, by which the positions of points are measured

Definition of axis from the Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English within

the topic MATHS

the topic MATHS

angle
arc
area
axis
base
C
calculator
constant
contain
cos
curve
cut
diameter
dimension
domain
equal(a)
equal(v)
express
expression
face
figure
formula
function
graph
grid
log
math
mathematics
matrix
mean
minute
multiply
N
number
parallel
percentage
pi
plane
plus(n)
plus(a)
plus sign
power
proof
ratio
root
scale
section
segment
solid(a)
solid(n)
solution
solve
square(a)
square(n)
square(v)
square(a)
sum
term
value
variable
vector
vertical
volume
work
X

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