Translation of "coefficient" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˌkəʊ.ɪˈfɪʃ.ənt/ us /ˌkoʊ.ɪˈfɪʃ.ənt/ specialized

a value, in mathematics, that appears in front of and multiplies another value

In 2x + 4y = 7, 2 is the coefficient of x.

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


noun /ˌkouiˈfiʃənt/

(mathematics) a number or quantity written before and multiplying a variable in an algebraic expression, for example 5 in 5x.

(physics) a number that is used to measure a physical property of an object:

the drag coefficient of a car.

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