subtend

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subtend englannista suomeksi

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subtend englanniksi

  1. To use an angle to delimit (off, enclose) part of a straight or curved line, for example an arc or the opposite side of a triangle.

  2. ''A 43° angle subtends an arc of about 0.75 meters on a circle with a radius of 1 meter.''

  3. To extend or stretch opposite something; to be part of a straight or curved line that is opposite to and delimits an angle.

  4. ''A hypotenuse subtends the right angle of a right triangle.''

    ''An arc measuring about 0.75 meters on a circle with a radius of 1 meter subtends an angle of about 43°.''

  5. 2012, ''Me, myself, us'',The Economist, 16th august 2012 issue

  6. ...trillions of bacteria, each equally an individual, which are found in a person’s gut, his mouth, his scalp, his skin and all of the crevices and orifices that subtend from his body’s surface.
  7. To form the angle of a circle underneath an arc

  8. ''The points A and B on the circumference form the arc AB, which subtends the central angle θ.''