по закону

English translation: according to the formula (law)

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Russian term or phrase:по закону
English translation:according to the formula (law)
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11:50 Dec 14, 2003
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Mathematics & Statistics / math
Russian term or phrase: по закону
Объект двигается по закону [дальше идет формула].

Понятно, что в зависимости от контекста можно сказать и moves in a prescribed manner и moves exponentially и т.д., однако меня здесь больше интересует перевод предлога "ПО" в данной фразе.

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5 +6according to the formula
David Knowles
4 +4in accordance with the (...law, regularity)
Sergey Strakhov
5см нижк
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по закону
in accordance with the (...law, regularity)


Explanation:
The object"s motion can be described in accordance witt the ...(law, regularity etc.)

Citations: Motion-Based Recognition, A Survey - Cedras, Shah ( ...
... to recover the motion of a rigid rod or a disk in accordance with physical laws ... deals
with the identification of objects or motion based on object s motion in a ...
citeseer.nj.nec.com/context/687/379380

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по закону
according to the formula


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    Reference: http://www.math.wisc.edu/~ram/math221/HW13A.ps
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agree  xxxVera Fluhr: or"according to the law"
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см нижк


Explanation:
(Let X be an object). The object's motion rule (law) is $formula$.
OR
The object is supposed to move along (in, by) a trajectory obeying the law (rule) $formula$.

See also
www.hig.se/t-inst/forskning/sb/liqiumeng/liqiumeng.htm
and Korn&Korn's Handbook or other related sites.
Yours
Tagir.




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bbsonline.cup.cam.ac.uk/Preprints/ OldArchive/bbs.hecht.html
www.csce.uark.edu/~mkrishna/Chapter4.PDF
www.goffstown.k12.nh.us/Old/Kindergarten/ K-Curriculum.pdf
General Relativity: Einstein: Physics
SEE ALSO ... Be careful not to confuse an object\'s motion in space (its trajectory) with its ... This doesn\'t violate the rule that nothing can move faster than light because ...
www.ncsu.edu/felder-public/kenny/papers/gr1.html
and
vms.btcs.org/VMS/Curriculum/Curriculum8thbody.html
So, I would choose : ... the onject\'s motion obeys (satisfies) the rule (law) [however, law is too severe here:)]
Tagir.


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