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See also: cartesian
Cartesian (not comparable)
- Of, or pertaining to, Descartes, his mathematical methods, or his philosophy, especially with regard to its emphasis on logical analysis and its mechanistic interpretation of physical nature.
- (mathematics, cartography) Of, or pertaining to, co-ordinates based on mutually orthogonal axes.
of or pertaining to Descartes
of or pertaining to coordinates based on orthogonal axes
Cartesian (plural Cartesians)
- One who follows the philosophy of Cartesianism.
follower of Cartesianism