# número compuesto

## English translation: compound number

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 Spanish term or phrase: número compuesto English translation: compound number Entered by:

 21:35 Jan 10, 2003
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial
 Spanish term or phrase: número compuesto which one would you use for "número compuesto"... compound or composite number???: número compuesto que contenga: número de viñedo, número de punto de inspección, fecha de inspección, número de inspector y folio del documento de calidad
 Local time: 17:57
 compound number Explanation:is the arithmetical term for such expressions as 1 1/2 or 1.234.567. Sure it's not a "number series"?
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Parrot
Spain
Local time: 00:57
 Thank you all!4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

5 +2a single number that combines
 Jane Lamb-Ruiz (X)
5 +2numbers set, set of numbers
 Herman Vilella
5 +1composite number
 Refugio
3 +1compound number
 Parrot
3combined number
 Maria Arcelus

3 mins   confidence:
combined number

Explanation:

 Maria ArcelusLocal time: 19:57Native speaker of: SpanishPRO pts in pair: 117

6 mins   confidence: peer agreement (net): +2
a single number that combines

Explanation:
I wouldn't say compound or composite

 Jane Lamb-Ruiz (X)Native speaker of: English, PortuguesePRO pts in pair: 7709

agree
 1 hr

agree
 10 hrs

8 mins   confidence: peer agreement (net): +1
composite number

Explanation:
A compound number is one that involves different denominations or more than one unit, such as 2 feet 5 inches, but which is really just one quantity.

 RefugioLocal time: 15:57Native speaker of: EnglishPRO pts in pair: 1827

agree
 1 day 2 hrs
-> Thanks, Luskie

9 mins   confidence: peer agreement (net): +2
numbers set, set of numbers

Explanation:
the "número" (number) is "compuesto" (made up) of various other numbers. that is usually a numbers set (set of numbers).

 Herman VilellaLocal time: 00:57Native speaker of: English, SpanishPRO pts in pair: 344

agree  lcmolinari: for sure, it is a 'set of numbers that includes...'
 15 mins

agree  luskie: a nice alternative imo
 1 day 2 hrs

24 mins   confidence: peer agreement (net): +1
compound number

Explanation:
is the arithmetical term for such expressions as 1 1/2 or 1.234.567.

Sure it's not a "number series"?

 ParrotSpainLocal time: 00:57Native speaker of: EnglishPRO pts in pair: 7645
 Thank you all!

agree
 7 hrs

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