# orthogonality

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 English term or phrase: orthogonality Spanish translation: ortogonalidad Entered by:

 20:58 Apr 12, 2005
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Science - Psychology / sport science
 English term or phrase: orthogonality texto: goal orientations have supported the orthogonality of task and ego orientations
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 ortogonalidad Explanation:Buena suerte y saludos del Oso ¶:^)--------------------------------------------------Note added at 2005-04-12 21:06:34 (GMT)--------------------------------------------------ortogonal. (Der. mod. de ortogonio). 1. adj. Que está en ángulo recto. DRAE© \"...***Ortogonalidad*** significa que dos funciones no se solapen, la suma de los valores obtenidos en el producto es 0. Algunos tipos de funciones tienen la característica de ser ortogonales. Esto es fácil verlo en detalle con ondas sinusoidales. Para ello se va a calcular la integral del producto de una función de onda sinusoidal de 2 Hz con otra de 3 Hz. ...\" personales.com/espana/madrid/fourier/ortog.htm or·thog·o·nal adj. 1. Relating to or composed of right angles. 2. Mathematics. a. Of or relating to a matrix whose transpose equals its inverse. b. Of or relating to a linear transformation that preserves the length of vectors. [From Greek orthogÿnios : ortho-, ortho- + gÿniÇ, angle.] or·thog\'o·nal\'i·ty (-nal\'i-tï) n. or·thog\'o·nal·ly adv. ------------------------------------------------------------------------ The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language
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ortogonal.
(Der. mod. de ortogonio).
1. adj. Que está en ángulo recto.

\"...***Ortogonalidad*** significa que dos funciones no se solapen, la suma de los valores obtenidos en el producto es 0. Algunos tipos de funciones tienen la característica de ser ortogonales. Esto es fácil verlo en detalle con ondas sinusoidales. Para ello se va a calcular la integral del producto de una función de onda sinusoidal de 2 Hz con otra de 3 Hz. ...\"

or·thog·o·nal
1. Relating to or composed of right angles.
2. Mathematics.
a. Of or relating to a matrix whose transpose equals its inverse.
b. Of or relating to a linear transformation that preserves the length of vectors.

[From Greek orthogÿnios : ortho-, ortho- + gÿniÇ, angle.]
or·thog\'o·nal\'i·ty (-na<breve>l\'i<breve>-tï) n.
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