isometric projection

isometric projection
noun
: an axonometric projection in which the three spatial axes of the object are represented as equally inclined to the drawing surface and equal distances along the axes are drawn equal

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isometric projection,
the projection of an object upon a plane equally inclined to the object's three principal axes, so that dimensions parallel to these are represented in their true proportions.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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