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American English: /kæləˈbreɪʃ(ə)n/
British English: /kalɪˈbreɪʃ(ə)n/

Translation of calibration in Spanish:


  • 1 countable (set of graduations)
    Example sentences
    • The event this week is the first of two events early in the cruise phase that check instrument calibrations after launching.
    • Maximum time limits were set to equal minimum time limits for fossil calibrations (i.e., calibrations were ‘fixed’), and only invertebrates were used to calibrate.
    • In addition to the basics, there are many specialized tools with unexpected shapes or special calibrations to streamline certain sewing tasks.
  • 2 uncountable (act)
    Example sentences
    • It means that the process of testing and calibration is seen as providing defence against the critical uncertainties of the world.
    • But be aware that this is a highly complex device, and will require some careful calibration and setup.
    • It's a rather crude and simple device, but still require calibration and care.
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