Axis

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Axis

In Cartesian charting, a line that bisects a chart. The x-axis cuts a chart horizontally, while the y-axis cuts it vertically.
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Speed discrimination was assessed on the basis of decisionmaking time and error rate in relation to the speed of a computer generated image of a square moving along the sagittal axis.
The maximal linear velocity of the hand during the insweep phase was significantly increased in the transverse axis (X), while in the sagittal axis (Y) it was significantly decreased, comparing with the breath-holding trials.