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One entry found for ordinate.
Main Entry: or·di·nate
Pronunciation: primarystressodotrd-nschwat, -schwan-schwat, -schwan-secondarystressamacrt
Function: noun
: the number in an ordered pair of numbers (as y in (x, y)) that gives the location of a point along the y-axis -- called also y-coordinate -- compare ABSCISSA
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