two orders difference ...

Russian translation: два порядка

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 12:35 Dec 3, 2004
English to Russian translations [PRO]
Science - Physics / Spectroscopy/Math
 English term or phrase: two orders difference ... Каков смысл "two orders difference" в данном предложении. Меня в частности интересует означает ли это "в два раза" или "на два порядка" There is approximately two orders difference between the intensities of these bands in the region of 50-150cm-1 as well. Спасибо заранее.
 Russian translation:два порядка Explanation:From "order of magnitude", т.е. порядок.--------------------------------------------------Note added at 3 mins (2004-12-03 12:38:57 GMT)--------------------------------------------------Order of magnitude - a Whatis.com definition An increase of two orders of magnitude is the equivalent of multiplying by 100, or 10^2. In general, an increase of n orders of magnitude is the equivalent of ... whatis.techtarget.com/definition/0,,sid9_gci527311,00.html--------------------------------------------------Note added at 5 mins (2004-12-03 12:41:34 GMT)--------------------------------------------------В два раза - twofold. \"A twofold difference\", \"by more than twofold\", etc.
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Mikhail Kropotov
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Local time: 15:42
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5 +3два порядка
 Mikhail Kropotov
5 +3два порядка
 Victor Sidelnikov

1 min   confidence: peer agreement (net): +3
два порядка

Explanation:
всегда только такое значение

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два порядка

Explanation:
From "order of magnitude", т.е. порядок.

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Note added at 3 mins (2004-12-03 12:38:57 GMT)
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Order of magnitude - a Whatis.com definition

An increase of two orders of magnitude is the equivalent of multiplying by 100, or 10^2. In general, an increase of n orders of magnitude is the equivalent of ...
whatis.techtarget.com/definition/0,,sid9_gci527311,00.html

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Note added at 5 mins (2004-12-03 12:41:34 GMT)
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В два раза - twofold. \"A twofold difference\", \"by more than twofold\", etc.

 Mikhail KropotovRussian FederationLocal time: 15:42Works in fieldNative speaker of: RussianPRO pts in category: 16
 Спасибо

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-> Спасибо, Кирилл.

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-> Спасибо, Сергей.

agree
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-> Спасибо.

 Jun 1, 2005 - Changes made by Mikhail Kropotov: Level Non-PRO » PRO

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