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Definition of an Axis

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Definition of Axis

The X and Y Axis

D. Russell
Definition: The vertical and horizontal lines that make up the quadrants of a coordinate plane. The vertical axis is usally referred to as the y axis and the horizontal axis is usually referred to as the x axis.
Pronunciation: axiz
Also Known As: X and Y axis
Examples:
Use the coordinate grid to plot the numbers on the x and y axis.

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