Translation of amplitude in Spanish:

amplitude

Pronunciation: /ˈæmplətuːd; ˈæmplɪtjuːd/

noun/nombre

  • 1.1 uncountable/no numerable (breadth, magnitude) [formal] amplitud (feminine) 1.2 c and u [Physics/Física] [Radio] amplitud (feminine)
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    • Lifetimes and the ratio of initial amplitudes remained constant at all energies.
    • Vibrations and amplitudes are higher, giving heavier densities at a higher speed.
    • It keeps its shape, even at large amplitudes, because the speed of waves in the medium depends on frequency in just the right way.
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    • The correlation between changes in the kinetics of synaptic current and quantal amplitude remains strong for the corrected values as well.
    • Practical researchers are only too aware, however, that the optical output can frequently vary significantly in amplitude and spatial quality from point to point within a crystal.
    • Isochronal tail current amplitudes were normalized to the maximum amplitude obtained from that oocyte and plotted versus test potential.
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    • Past the half-mark, it morphs into a more ambitious and complex construction as the strings are given more scope and amplitude, but as they soon retract to the background, the original airy structure returns.
    • And also, given its magnitude, you know, the amplitude increases greatly with each point on the scale.
    • During these same thirty years or more, Sam has also become a writer of true amplitude: of outrage and forgiveness, of directness and intelligence, of tenderness and generosity.

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