There are 2 translations of differential in Spanish:

differential1

Pronunciation: /ˌdɪfəˈrentʃəl; ˌdɪfəˈrenʃəl/

adj

  • 1 [Fin] [rate/tariff/rent] diferencial
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    • This seems realistic as we have no evidence to suggest that management of risk factors may have differential benefit according to ethnic origin.
    • This emphasizes isoform-specific functions in relation to tissue water permeation or growth as well as differential responses to varying extents of the same abiotic stressor.
    • These differential effects did not depend on the child's age or parents' level of education.
  • 2 [Math] [equation/operator] diferencial differential calculus cálculo (m) diferencial
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    • At Zurich, in addition to his work on set theory he also worked on differential geometry, number theory, probability theory and the foundations of mathematics.
    • This ‘index theorem’ had antecedents in algebraic geometry and led to important new links between differential geometry, topology and analysis.
    • His second area of work was on differential geometry in particular the theory of quadratic differential quantics.

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There are 2 translations of differential in Spanish:

differential2

n

  • 1 (esp BrE) [Busn] diferencial (m) price/wage differentials diferenciales de precios/salarios
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    • Certainly, the differential between the amount of American workers and Chinese workers will shrink.
    • The result included some desirable elements, such as the differential between urban and non-urban taxes and diesel fuel, but was fatally flawed by the commitment that the price of fuel would not increase.
    • A majority of American states either mandate or permit manual recounting when the differential between the machine vote totals for opposing candidates is within a certain margin.
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    • These include the recognition of regional wage differentials.
    • Factors of production do not move easily across national boundaries in response to wage price differentials.
    • And it is also true that wage differentials between the public and private sector pay have increased.

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Word of the day rigor
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rigor (US), rigour (GB) …
Cultural fact of the day

Santería is a religious cult, fusing African beliefs and Catholicism, which developed among African Yoruba slaves in Cuba. Followers believe both in a single supreme being and also in orishas, deities who each share an identity with a Christian saint and who combine a force of nature with human characteristics. Rituals involve music, dancing, sacrificial offerings, divination, and going into trances.