Translation of "vector" - English-Spanish dictionary

vector

noun uk /ˈvek.tər/ us /ˈvek.tɚ/ specialized

physics something physical such as a force that has size and direction

vector

biology an insect or animal that carries a disease from one animal or plant to another

vector
Mosquitoes are the vectors of malaria.

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

vector

noun /(British ) ˈvektə; (American) ˈvektər/

(mathematics, physics) a quantity such as velocity that has both size and direction

vector
the direction of the acceleration vector.

(biology) an insect or animal that carries a disease from one living thing to another

vector, portador
Anopheles mosquitoes are the main vectors of malaria.

(biology) an animal or human cell which is used in genetic engineering to transfer DNA from one cell to another.

portador

the course taken by an aircraft.

portador

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