el termino i-ésimo

English translation: The i-th term

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 Spanish term or phrase: eE termino i-ésimo English translation: The i-th term Entered by:

 14:03 Dec 15, 2003
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering / matematicas
 Spanish term or phrase: el termino i-ésimo matematicas
 Local time: 06:11
 i-th term Explanation:.
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Sabrina Eskelson
Italy
Local time: 12:11
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5 +4i-th term
 Sabrina Eskelson
5i nth
 Jane Lamb-Ruiz (X)
3i-esim segment
 Alicia Jordá

2 mins   confidence: peer agreement (net): +4
el termino i-ésimo
i-th term

Explanation:
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 Sabrina EskelsonItalyLocal time: 12:11Native speaker of: Italian, EnglishPRO pts in pair: 202
 Graded automatically based on peer agreement.

agree
 7 mins

 13 mins

agree  Russell Gillis: In English math language it is more common to say to the "nth" ("n" usually standing for a given number in a series). However, since the variable is "i" here, it is probably best to use the same letter.
 3 hrs

agree  buadog: better if "i-eth" as in umptieth
 3 hrs

14 mins   confidence:
i-esim segment

Explanation:

Being N the number of segments, and áhiñ2 the square mean distance of i-ésim segment from the center of gravity, its value is often related to the square mean distance árñ2 through a constant, in the generic form:

http://mathworld.wolfram.com/topics/FiniteGroups.html

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Note added at 2003-12-15 14:19:54 (GMT)
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Reference: http://www.psrc.usm.edu/macrog/property/solpol/ps6.htm
 Alicia JordáLocal time: 12:11Native speaker of: SpanishPRO pts in pair: 940

5 hrs   confidence:
i nth

Explanation:
the nth should be superscript, see format in word for that...

meaning i to the power of some cardinal number....

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Note added at 2003-12-15 19:36:34 (GMT)
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as in

2 nth power

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

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