One entry found for **ordinate**.
Main Entry: **or·di·nate**

Pronunciation:`rd-nt, -`^{}n-t, -^{}n-t

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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