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recta

English translation: straight line

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Spanish term or phrase:recta
English translation:straight line
Entered by: Fuad Yahya
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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
keith
straight line
Explanation:
Unless I am missing something.

Fuad
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Summary of answers provided
nastraight line
two2tango
naMaría's right, you have to specify the function of the
Parrot
nastraight line or tangent
Maria
nastraight lineFuad Yahya


  

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27 mins
straight line


Explanation:
Unless I am missing something.

Fuad


    The Collins Concise Spanish Dictionary
Fuad Yahya
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31 mins
straight line or tangent


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


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


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

Parrot
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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
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