Übersetzung von “quadrant” — Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch

quadrant

noun uk /ˈkwɒd.rənt/ us /ˈkwɑː.drənt/

specialized mathematics a quarter of a circle

cuadrante

a quarter of an area

cuadrante
The river runs through the southwest quadrant of the city.

specialized sailing a device for measuring the height of stars in the sky that was used in the past for calculating directions when travelling across the sea

cuadrante

(Übersetzung von “quadrant” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)

quadrant

noun /ˈkwodrənt/

(mathematics) a quarter of a circle or a quarter of the circumference of a circle

cuadrante
Find the area of a quadrant of the circle whose diameter is 22.4 cm.

an instrument which was formerly used in astronomy and navigation for measuring the altitudes of stars

cuadrante
John Cabot would have used a quadrant to find his way across the Atlantic Ocean to discover Canada.

(Übersetzung von “quadrant” aus dem PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)