# Retranchement de 90 degrés

## English translation: subtracting 90 deg.

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 French term or phrase: Retranchement de 90 degrés English translation: subtracting 90 deg. Entered by:

 11:55 Dec 9, 2010
French to English translations [PRO]
Science - Mathematics & Statistics / valeur de pente
 French term or phrase: Retranchement de 90 degrés Hello, « la valeur de la pente de chacun des segments rectilignes S1 et S2 par rapport à l'axe de référence Yo est déduite de la valeur de la pente de ces segments par rapport à l'axe de référence Xo par retranchement de 90 degrés. » Your help is very much needed :) Thank you
 Louisa T.Tunisia Local time: 18:46
 subtracting 90 deg. Explanation:An alternative to mediamatrix's answer - I would consider them both to be correct. ."..relative to the reference axis X0 by subtracting 90 deg."
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Oliver Walter
United Kingdom
Local time: 17:46
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4subtracting 90 deg.
 Oliver Walter
4less 90º
 Robin Levey

4 mins   confidence:
retranchement de 90 degrés
less 90º

Explanation:
the slope .... is derived as the angle relative to the X axis less 90º

 Robin LeveyChileLocal time: 14:46Native speaker of: EnglishPRO pts in category: 27

14 mins   confidence:
subtracting 90 deg.

Explanation:
An alternative to mediamatrix's answer - I would consider them both to be correct. ."..relative to the reference axis X0 by subtracting 90 deg."

 Oliver WalterUnited KingdomLocal time: 17:46Works in fieldNative speaker of: EnglishPRO pts in category: 12
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