IEVref: 102-03-09 ID: Language: en Status: backup Term: coordinate (of a vector) Synonym1: Synonym2: Synonym3: Symbol: Definition: any of the n scalars ${U}_{1}\text{,}\text{\hspace{0.17em}}{U}_{2}\text{,}\text{\hspace{0.17em}}...\text{,}\text{\hspace{0.17em}}{U}_{n}$ in the representation of a vector U as a linear combination ${U}_{1}{a}_{1}+{U}_{2}{a}_{2}+...+{U}_{n}{a}_{n}$ of the base vectors ${a}_{1}\text{,}\text{\hspace{0.17em}}{a}_{2}\text{,}\text{\hspace{0.17em}}...\text{,}\text{\hspace{0.17em}}{a}_{n}$NOTE 1 The term "coordinate" is also used for the components of a position vector (see 102-03-22). NOTE 2 In English, the term "component" is sometimes used in this sense. Publication date: 2007-08 Source: Replaces: Internal notes: CO remarks: TC/SC remarks: VT remarks: Domain1: Domain2: Domain3: Domain4: Domain5: