Hindi translation of axis
axisPowered by COBUILD /ˈæksɪs ˈऐक्सिस्/
Word forms: axes /ˈæksiːz ˈऐक्सीज़्/
Definitions and Translations
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.
⇒ an axis of something ⇒ the horizontal/vertical axisDescribing 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.
⇒ The vertical axis shows the level of the students' knowledge and the horizontal axis shows the length of the course in weeks.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.
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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