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Definition of abscissa noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

abscissa

 noun
noun
NAmE//æbˈsɪsə//
 
(pl. abscissae
NAmE//‑ˈsɪsi//
 
or abscissas)
(mathematics)
 
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the coordinate that gives the distance along the horizontal axis compare ordinate
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: abscissa