Cartesian coordinate system
coordinate system in Euclidean space which gives the position of points relative to n mutually perpendicular straight axes all having the same unit of measure
Note 1 to entry: n is 2 or 3 for the purposes of this document.
Note 2 to entry: A Cartesian coordinate system is a specialisation of an affine coordinate system.
ORIGIN: ISO/TC 211 Glossary of Terms - English (last updated: 2020-06-02)