a two-dimensional graphic representation of an object in which the projecting lines are at right angles to the plane of the projection.
Also called orthogonal projection.
Compare (def 5).
a style of engineering drawing in which true dimensions are represented as if projected from infinity on three planes perpendicular to each other, avoiding the effects of perspective
a type of zenithal map projection in which the area is mapped as if projected from infinity, with resulting distortion of scale away from the centre
[awr-thog-ruh-fahyz] /ɔrˈθɒg rəˌfaɪz/ verb (used with object), orthographized, orthographizing. 1. to spell correctly or according to the rules of . verb (used without object), orthographized, orthographizing. 2. to apply the rules of correct spelling.
[awr-thuh-hahy-druh-juh n] /ˌɔr θəˈhaɪ drə dʒən/ noun, Physics, Chemistry. 1. the form of molecular in which the nuclei of the two atoms contained in the molecule have spins in the same direction. /ˌɔːθəʊˈhaɪdrədʒən/ noun 1. (chem) the form of molecular hydrogen, constituting about 75 per cent of the total at normal temperatures, in which the […]
[awr-thog-ruh-fee] /ɔrˈθɒg rə fi/ noun, plural orthographies for 3–5. 1. the art of writing words with the proper letters, according to accepted usage; correct spelling. 2. the part of language study concerned with letters and spelling. 3. a method of spelling, as by the use of an alphabet or other system of symbols; spelling. 4. […]
orthokeratosis or·tho·ker·a·to·sis (ôr’thō-kěr’ə-tō’sĭs) n. The formation of an anuclear keratin layer.