# Translation of *derivation* in Spanish:

*derivation*

Pronunciation: /ˌderəˈveɪʃən; ˌderɪˈveɪʃən/

*n*

- 1.1 uncountable or countable/no numerable o numerable [Linguistics/Lingüística] (
*process*) derivación (f); (*origin*) origen (m)*the derivation of this word is uncertain el origen de esta palabra es incierto*More example sentences- Often, he explains the linguistic derivation of a word or idiom.
- These differences relate to the historical derivation of the words in question: whether they were acquired directly from Latin or through French.
- On this account, the word based theories posit that lexical relations in Semitic languages are linked to derivations involving lexemes and morphemes.

More example sentences- From a metalinguistic framework, a first distinction may be proposed between tasks that involve morphological derivation in sentence completion and tasks that place a heavier load on explicit segmentation.
- Compared with delayed dyslexies, phonological dyslexies were impaired in the suffix deletion task but not in derivation in a sentence context.
- But there must be some logical explanation and derivation, that fits with the current definition, mustn't there?

More example sentences- But here is an elementary (no calculus) derivation that pulls together several useful but mostly disregarded in the pre-college mathematics ideas.
- Sometimes when going through a long algebraic derivation, I will ask each student in turn: ‘Clara, what is the next step in solving for [lambda]?’
- His derivation of the estimates is a tour de force and the applications in algebraic geometry are beautiful.

More example sentences1.2 uncountable or countable/no numerable o numerable [Mathematics/Matemáticas] (- He is of mainly Dutch derivation, with some Japanese ancestry, as well.
- The argument conveniently ignores the political reality of devolution, ie that we are Europeans through contribution, not derivation.
- One young man whose derivation, I found out, was by way of Pakistan, had to leave in the middle of the semester.

*deduction*) deducción (f); (*deriving*) derivación (f)More example sentences1.3 uncountable/no numerable (- The work is a survey of Kerala mathematics and, very unusually for an Indian mathematical text, it contains proofs of the theorems and gives derivations of the rules it contains.
- After Arbogast died in 1803, Français inherited his mathematical papers and continued to work on the calculus of derivations.
- Here is a mathematical derivation of the two values.

*obtaining*) obtención (feminine)*the derivation of diesel from crude oil la obtención del diesel a partir del crudo*More example sentences- Although not a definitive indicator, the lack of abrasion is consistent with derivation from nearby sources.
- This suggests derivation from a similar source and/or a similar depositional age.
- But notice that this just pushes the assumption back, and eventually one will reach the beginning of the original derivation.

## Definition of **derivation** in:

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- The English Synonyms
- The US English Synonyms

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