Translation of "axiom" - English-Spanish dictionary

axiom

noun uk /ˈæk.si.əm/ us /ˈæk.si.əm/

formal a statement or principle that is generally accepted to be true, but need not be so

axioma
It is a widely held axiom that governments should not negotiate with terrorists.

specialized science a formal statement or principle in mathematics, science, etc., from which other statements can be obtained

axioma
Euclid’s axioms form the foundation of his system of geometry.

(Translation of “axiom” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

axiom

noun /ˈӕksiəm/

a fact or statement which is definitely true and accepted as a principle or rule

axioma
the old axiom that time is money.

(Translation of “axiom” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)