Hindi translation of 'axis'
axis /ˈæksɪs ˈऐक्सिस्/
Word forms: axes /ˈæksiːz ˈऐक्सीज़्/
1. countable noun
An axis is an imaginary line through the middle of something.
...the daily rotation of the earth upon its axis.
the Earth's axis
the principal/central axis
a north-south/east-west axis
2. countable noun
An axis of a graph is one of the two lines on which the scales of measurement are marked.
Describing graphs and chartsWhen you describe a graph, you refer to the line along the bottom of the graph as the horizontal axis and the line down the side of the graph as the vertical axis.
an axis of something
the horizontal/vertical axis
The key to a graph, chart or diagram helps you to understand what the different parts of it mean. For example, a key for a chart might show you that the figures for girls are shown in red and in blue for boys.A diagram is often labelled to show you what the different parts are.
The vertical axis shows the level of the students' knowledge and the horizontal axis shows the length of the course in weeks.
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Its average radius was 35 millimetres (major axis , 72 millimetres; minor axis, 68 millimetres).The Complete Stories Volume 2
The road, the main Corps axis of advance, ran along a broad, shallow valley.In Love and War
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Translation of axis from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary