altitude

suomi-englanti sanakirja

altitude englannista suomeksi

  1. korkeus

  2. altitudi

  1. Substantiivi

  2. korkeus

  3. korkeus, korkeuskulma

altitude englanniksi

  1. The absolute height of a location, usually measured from level.

  2. (quote-journal)| title=Fantasy of navigation| passage=Like most human activities, ballooning has sponsored heroes and hucksters and a good deal in between. For every dedicated scientist patiently recording atmospheric pressure and wind speed while shivering at high altitudes, there is a carnival barker with a bevy of pretty girls willing to dangle from a basket or parachute down to earth.

  3. (ux)

  4. A vertical distance.

  5. The distance measured perpendicularly from a figure's vertex to the opposite side of the vertex.

  6. The angular distance of a body above our Earth's horizon.

  7. Height of rank or excellence; superiority.

  8. (RQ:Swift Tu)

  9. Whoever has an ambition to be heard in a crowd, must press, and squeeze, and thrust, and climb, with indefatigable pains, till he has exalted himself to a certain degree of altitude above them.
  10. Elevation of spirits; heroics; haughty airs.

  11. (RQ:Scott Guy Mannering)

  12. *(RQ:Richardson Clarissa)

  13. Highest point or degree.

  14. (RQ:Shakespeare Coriolanus)

  15. altitude