axonometric

axonometric
adjective Etymology: Greek axōn axis + English -metric Date: 1908 being or prepared by the projection of objects on the drawing surface so that they appear inclined with three sides showing and with horizontal and vertical distances drawn to scale but diagonal and curved lines distorted <
an axonometric drawing
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  • axonometric — AXONOMÉTRIC, Ă, axonometrici, ce, adj. care aparţine axonometriei, privitor la axonometrie. – Din fr. axonométrique. Trimis de ana zecheru, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  axonométric adj. → metric Trimis de siveco, 13.09.2007. Sursa: Dicţionar… …   Dicționar Român

  • axonometric — (adj.) 1869, from axonometry (1865), from Gk. axon (see AXIS (Cf. axis)) + metria measurement (see METRY (Cf. metry)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • axonometric — /ak seuh noh me trik, neuh /, adj. Drafting. designating a method of projection (axonometric projection) in which a three dimensional object is represented by a drawing (axonometric drawing) having all axes drawn to exact scale, resulting in the… …   Universalium

  • axonometric — /ak seuh noh me trik, neuh /, adj. Drafting. designating a method of projection (axonometric projection) in which a three dimensional object is represented by a drawing (axonometric drawing) having all axes drawn to exact scale, resulting in the… …   Useful english dictionary

  • axonometric — adjective Describing a projection in which the horizontal and vertical axes are to the same scale, but the third axis is reduced to allow for perspective …   Wiktionary

  • axonomètric — a|xo|no|mè|tric Mot Pla Adjectiu variable …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • axonometric — [ˌaks(ə)nə(ʊ) mɛtrɪk] adjective (of a pictorial representation) three dimensional but without perspective …   English new terms dictionary

  • axonometric — ax·o·no·met·ric …   English syllables

  • axonometric — /æksənəˈmɛtrɪk/ (say aksuhnuh metrik) adjective (of a projection, drawing, etc.) having all lines in a representation of a three dimensional object drawn to scale. {Greek axōn axis + o + metr(y) + ic} …   Australian English dictionary

  • axonometric projection — [ak΄sə nə me′trik] n. a two dimensional pictorial representation of a three dimensional object, used as in showing three sides of a six sided object, in which the three principal axes of the object are tilted from the plane of viewing, the edges… …   Universalium

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