**Cartesian** means of or relating to the French philosopher and mathematician René Descartes—from his name—Rene *Des-Cartes*. It may refer to:

- Cartesian anxiety
- Cartesian circle
- Cartesian dualism, the philosophy of the distinction between mind and body developed by René Descartes
- Cartesianism, name given to the philosophy of René Descartes
- Cartesianists, followers of Cartesianism

*Cartesian Meditations*, a work by Edmund Husserl*Cartesian linguistics*, a work by Noam Chomsky- Cartesian theatre
- Cartesian diver, a science experiment
- Cartesian physics

In **mathematics**:

- Cartesian closed category, a closed category in category theory
- Cartesian coordinate system, modern rectangular coordinate system
- Cartesian diagram, a construction in category theory
- Cartesian geometry, now more commonly called analytic geometry
- Cartesian morphism, formalisation of
*pull-back*operation in category theory - Cartesian oval, a curve
- Cartesian product, a direct product of two sets
- Cartesian product of graphs, a binary operation on graphs
- Cartesian tree, a binary tree in computer science

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