Find another word for ordinate. In this page you can discover 6 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for ordinate, like: abscissa, align, coordinate, ordain, consecrate and order.
The hourly values are derived from smoothed curves, the object being to get the mean ordinate for a 60-minute period.
The length or area obtained by dividing the area or the volume of the figure by its breadth is the mean ordinate (mean height) or mean section (mean sectional area) of the figure.
Quadrature-formulae or cubature-formulae may sometimes be conveniently replaced by formulae giving the mean ordinate or mean section.
Then, if we take ordinates Kb, Lg, Mc, Nd, Pf, equal to B'B, GG', C'C, D'D, FF', the figure abgcdfe will be the equivalent trapezoid, and any ordinate drawn from the base to the a LM N P e X top of this trapezoid will be equal to the portion of this ordinate (produced) which falls within the original figure.
the area is half the sum of the products obtained by, multiplying each ordinate by the distance between the two adjacent ordinates.