From either the Middle French projection or its etymon, the Classical Latinprōiectiō (stem: prōiectiōn-), from prōiciō. Compare the Modern Frenchprojection, the GermanProjektion, and the Italianproiezione.
Projection Sentence Examples
Nicolaus Germanus (1466), naturally led to what is generally known as Flamsteed's projection.
Glareanus (1510) was the first to employ an equidistant zenithal polar projection.
The temple of Bacchus stood on a platform of its own formed by a southern projection of the Acropolis.
These proportions are not readily grasped from a map of the world on Mercator's projection, and must be studied on a globe.
The losses are caused by volatilization, by the absorption of metal by the crucible, stirring rod, &c., and by occasional projection of particles from the pot into the furnace.