Translation of "vector" - English-Spanish dictionary


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

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

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.


the course taken by an aircraft.


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