## Definitions

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- noun
*mathematics*Thecoordinates of a point in a plane, measured as itsCartesian distance from theorigin and the angle measuredanticlockwise /counterclockwise from the x-axis to a line joining the point to the origin. - noun
*mathematics*The coordinates of a point in three-dimensional space, measured as its Cartesian distance from the origin, the angle measured from the z-axis to a line joining the point to the origin, and the angle measured anticlockwise from the x-axis to this line.

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