Definition of orthogonal projection in English:

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orthogonal projection


1A system of making engineering drawings showing two or more views of an object at right angles to each other on a single drawing.
Example sentences
  • Again, let [Pi] [theta]: R 2 [arrow right] R denote the orthogonal projection on the line L [theta] through the origin that makes an angle [theta] with the horizontal.
  • A simple method is proposed to find the orthogonal projection of a given point to the solution set of a system of linear equations.
  • The hidden neuron is removed by analyzing the orthogonal projection correlations among the outputs of other hidden neurons.
1.1A drawing made using orthogonal projection.
Example sentences
  • Reinhardt, with much intuition but little experimental evidence, used orthogonal projections to illustrate how the tip of a fungal hypha may expand.
  • Vessels were documented in at least two identical orthogonal projections at baseline and follow-up.

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Syllabification: or·thog·o·nal pro·jec·tion

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