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diferencial
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diferencial(
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (automobile)
a. differential
La gente del taller me dijo que un diferencial nuevo cuesta un dineral.The people at the garage told me that a new differential costs a fortune.
b. differential gear
El diferencial permite que una rueda gire más rápido que la otra al tomar una curva.The differential gear allows one wheel to turn faster than the other when going around a bend.
2. (finance)
a. differential
En cada plazo mensual de la hipoteca pago parte del principal, la tasa de interés y un pequeño diferencial.I pay part of the principal plus the interest rate and a small differential in each installment of my mortgage repayment.
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
3. (mathematics)
a. differential
Soy incapaz de entender qué es una diferencial.I just can't understand what a differential is.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
4. (differentiating)
a. distinguishing
Indudablemente, Nueva Orleáns tiene rasgos diferenciales muy evidentes.Undoubtedly, New Orleans has very obvious distinguishing features.
5. (mathematics)
a. differential
El profesor está explicando la diferencia entre cálculo diferencial y cálculo integral.The teacher is explaining the difference between differential calculus and integral calculus.
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diferencial
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. distinguishing
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (technology)
a. differential
3. (mathematics)
a. differential
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diferencial
adjective
[+rasgos] distinguishing; [+ecuación] differential; [+impuesto] discriminatory;
(Automóviles) differential
(Matemáticas) differential
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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