# recta

## English translation: straight line

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 Spanish term or phrase: recta English translation: straight line Entered by:

 14:02 Apr 10, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
 Spanish term or phrase: recta inverso de la pendiente de la recta anterior Equation or logarithm for working out telecommunications frequencies etc
 straight line Explanation:Unless I am missing something. Fuad
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nastraight line
 two2tango
naMaría's right, you have to specify the function of the
 Parrot
nastraight line or tangent
 Maria

27 mins
straight line

Explanation:
Unless I am missing something.

The Collins Concise Spanish Dictionary
 Fuad YahyaNative speaker of: Arabic, EnglishPRO pts in pair: 193

31 mins
straight line or tangent

Explanation:
reverse of the slope of the previous tangent.... I believe tangent is the best term.

 MariaLocal time: 00:04Native speaker of: SpanishPRO pts in pair: 920

42 mins
María's right, you have to specify the function of the

Explanation:
straight line (tangent, co-tangent, etc.)

 ParrotSpainLocal time: 07:04Native speaker of: EnglishPRO pts in pair: 7645

5 hrs
straight line

Explanation:
Si bien una tangente es en general una linea recta (perpendicular a la normal a una curva que pasa por un punto de la misma), nada en el texto sugiere que se trate de una tangente.
Una recta es caracterizada por un punto y su pendiente (slope). En este caso se habla de un valor que es la inversa (es decir, (1/n) de dicha pendiente.
Puedes encontrar todos estos términos en el glosario de la referencia

Reference: http://www.cunymath.cuny.edu/students/glossary/eng2sp.html
 two2tangoArgentinaLocal time: 03:04Native speaker of: SpanishPRO pts in pair: 724

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