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# Flächennormalen

## English translation: surface normals

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 German term or phrase: Flächennormalen English translation: surface normals Entered by:

 09:49 Jul 21, 2005
German to English translations [PRO]
Science - Mathematics & Statistics
 German term or phrase: Flächennormalen Die Flächennormalen zeigen in Richtung von grad¬¶ = -E. Die Linien, für die die Vektoren E an jedem Punkt die Tangentrichtung angeben, hei©¬en Feldlinien. Eine Kurve r = r( ¥ë) ist eine Feldlinie, falls .............
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 surface normals Explanation:: )
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Brie Vernier
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Local time: 11:56
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5 +2surface normals
 Brie Vernier

2 mins   confidence: peer agreement (net): +2
Flächennormalen
surface normals

Explanation:
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Reference: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Surface_normal
 Brie VernierGermanyLocal time: 11:56Native speaker of: EnglishPRO pts in category: 20
 danke

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Ken Cox: imaginary lines perpendicular to the surfaces in question -- a standard mathematical concept
 12 mins
-> thanks, Kenneth

agree
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-> thanks, Ian
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 Jul 21, 2005 - Changes made by Ian M-H: Field (specific) Physics » Mathematics & Statistics Field (write-in) eletrostatics » (none)

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