Translation of multiplication in Spanish:

multiplication

Pronunciation: /ˌmʌltəpləˈkeɪʃən; ˌmʌltɪplɪˈkeɪʃən/

n

uncountable/no numerable
  • 1.1 [Mathematics/Matemáticas] multiplicación (feminine) (before noun/delante del nombre) multiplication table tabla (feminine) de multiplicar
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    • The dots used above do not mean a matrix or vector multiplication in the strict sense.
    • For matrix multiplication, vectors without superscript are treated as columns and vectors with the T superscript as rows.
    • Cayley gave a matrix algebra defining addition, multiplication, scalar multiplication and inverses.
    1.2 (increase) multiplicación (feminine)
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    • Magiste compared performance of strong German-Swedish bilinguals and German-dominant monolinguals on arithmetic tasks that required a series of simple additions, subtractions, multiplications or divisions.
    • Distraction was based on arithmetic equations (additions, subtractions, multiplications, and divisions) displayed for 10 seconds in a corner of the screen.
    • These teachers thought it inappropriate to ask kindergartners and first and second graders to experience multiplications, divisions, fractions and decimals at such an early age.

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