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differential

Pronunciation: /ˌdɪfəˈrentʃəl; ˌdɪfəˈrenʃəl/

Translation of differential in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • 1 [Finance] [rate/tariff/rent] diferencial
    Example sentences
    • 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 [Mathematics/Matemáticas] [equation/operator] diferencial
    Example sentences
    • 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.

noun/nombre

  • 1 (especially British English/especialmente inglés británico) [Business/Comercio] diferencial (masculine) price/wage differentials diferenciales de precios/salarios

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