Übersetzung von “axis” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch


noun uk /ˈæk.sɪs/ us plural axes uk /ˈæk.siːz/ us

a real or imaginary straight line going through the centre of a object that is spinning, or a line that divides a symmetrical shape into two equal halves

The earth revolves around the axis that joins the North and South Poles.
The diameter of a circle is also an axis.

a fixed line on a graph used to show the position of a point

Plot distance on the vertical y-axis against time on the horizontal x-axis.

an agreement between governments or politicians to work together to achieve a particular aim

the Franco-German axis

(Übersetzung von “axis” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)