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# position coordinates

English-Chinese computer dictionary (英汉计算机词汇大词典). 2013.

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• coordinates — A system in which two magnitudes are used to define a position. Usually expressed in degrees/minutes/seconds of latitude and longitude. These may be interrelated linear or angular measures, by which the position of a point may be defined with… …   Aviation dictionary

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• Line coordinates — In geometry, line coordinates are used to specify the position of a line just as point coordinates (or simply coordinates) are used to specify the position of a point. Contents 1 Lines in the plane 2 Tangential equations 3 Tangential equation of… …   Wikipedia

• Born coordinates — / ) are time like curves with fixed R .In relativistic physics, the Born coordinate chart is a coordinate chart for (part of) Minkowski spacetime, the flat spacetime of special relativity. It is often used to analyze the physical experience of… …   Wikipedia

• Generalized coordinates — By deriving equations of motion in terms of a general set of generalized coordinates, the results found will be valid for any coordinate system that is ultimately specified. cite book |last=Torby |first=Bruce |title=Advanced Dynamics for… …   Wikipedia

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