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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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For all the cases of calculations the wheel axis shift and contact force between the tire and absolutely rigid road surface were measured.
7) This study also shares the view that this axis shift debate is highly manipulative, as it lacks i) a proper definition of the 'axis shift'; ii) the necessary conditions for the fulfillment of a real axis shift; and iii) a definition of Turkey's present axis and the counter axes along with the necessities of sustaining an axis.
This axis shift is not new; it is a shift openly defended by the [President Recep Tayyip] Erdoy-an team.
Gul expressed his reaction to axis shift discussions regarding Turkey and said, "all these things are wrong.
Delivering a speech in the opening of the Institute of Alliance of Civilizations and Fatih Sultan Mehmet Foundation in Istanbul, Erdogan said that some circles claimed that there was an axis shift in the country, stating that such claims were totally wrong.