Translation of cubic in Spanish:


cúbico, adj.

Pronunciation /ˈkjuːbɪk//ˈkjubɪk/


  • 1

    (of measure, shape)
    cubic measure medida de capacidad feminine
    • The price of the gas in Shanghai will be 1.32 yuan per cubic metre.
    • Two thousand Vietnamese rivers carry nearly a trillion cubic meters of water to the sea every year, fed by rains that in some parts of the country total an astonishing 10 feet a year.
    • This waterfall is over 1,700 meters wide and drops an average of 550,000 cubic meters of water over the edge every minute.
    • Like the others, the cubic room had two small beds, two desks, a row of different robes hanging from hooks, and a band of light-refracting crystal lining the wall.
    • Webster's would say that volume is the amount of space occupied by a three-dimensional figure as measured in cubic units.
    • The per capita availability of water was 6,008 cubic metres in 1947.
    • They usually were of cubic shape, and were sealed with an airtight lock that ran three-quarters of the way around the middle of the box, leaving one side to hinge on.
    • For eight months up to eight Russian and international volunteers at a time called their combined 300 cubic metre volume home.
    • At 4:35 pm, the flow volume reached 750 cubic metres per second.
    • Into this cubic void, subsidiary planes of glass are placed so that the immediate lobby reads as a transparent box inside a larger, virtual box.
    • The cool rationality of the grid spells order and control - no mysterious darkness or dirty corners - and the geometry of the cubic masses registers timeless perfection.
    • The main corridor then leads past two shops featuring clothing, perfumes, jewelry and souvenirs, and a double row of cubic insets displaying colorful Greek rocks and gems.
    • The pool takes up a volume of 66 cubic metres and weighs over 80 metric tons.
    • Let us consider the density of the egg to be 1.3 grams per cubic centimeter.
    • The main villain is Doctor Cube, who wears a white cubic helmet with a frowning visage that resembles an embittered smiley face.
    • It is estimated that a million cubic meters of water is capable of creating 200 jobs in direct and indirect agriculturally generated occupations.
    • They sprayed the flow with 6 million cubic meters of water, hoping to cool the lava enough - by about 50 degrees Celsius - so that it would solidify.
    • Even though there was a complete absence of light, somehow Terry knew that he was in a cubic room, and there was no way to get out.
    • When the offending device had finally been removed, she didn't notice even then; her mind had been made as pure as the cubic room she was contained in.
    • A 737 freighter can carry about 16 tonnes, and has about 120 cubic metres of volume.
    • The five-story addition echoes the existing cubic structure and is connected to it by a two-story link that will house several galleries and public spaces.
    • Lacking some 2.6 billion cubic metres of water a year, Shaanxi Province is suffering from insufficient rainfall and a low water utilization ratio.
    • Almost square in plan, the mosque has a flat roof, making it cubic in shape.
    • The treatment plant currently processes 1.2 million cubic metres of water a day, representing 40 per cent of the total water used in Hong Kong each day.
    • The food had been made into small rectangular, spherical or cubic portions, in contrast to those consumed by American or Russian astronauts, who sucked food from tube-type containers.
    • Located in a sprawling storefront loft on Sherbrooke just west of St-Denis, the glass-fronted cubic space with ultra-high ceilings has a museum-of-the-future feel to it.
    • That was too familiar and so were the cubic structures that rose out of the ground.
    • This ratio, one of his own devising, has remained virtually constant in all of his cubic openwork structures.
    • As the earth's crust was forced upwards, it displaced hundreds of cubic metres of water along an area as large as 1000 km long and 100 km wide.
    • There's nothing new about his style, for it reminds me of Andri Masson's painting, especially the way he strokes the brush and plays with cubic shapes.
    • The upper portion of the portal is formed by a composition of squares and cubic inscriptions in carved relief.
    • Other units, such as cubic meters or imperial gallons, can be converted to the U.S. barrel fairly easily.
    • The Adamstown Treatment Plant, at Kilmeaden will be duplicated, thus increasing its output capacity from 32,500 to 53,000 cubic metres of water per day.
    • Bailing of the waste plastic will take place on site and each bail will measure about one cubic metre.
    • It turns out that these metal-organic building blocks crystallize in the form of a three-dimensional grid with very large cubic cavities.
    • Basra's water authority is constructing 12 small purification units that will eventually produce 25 cubic meters of clean water every hour.
    • One cubic metre of spruce weighs about 450 kilograms.
    • La Defense is a strikingly modern part of Paris, dominated by the gleaming cubic shape of the Arche de la Defense.
    • The work is described as a large cubic structure that can be triggered by a control unit to affect the earth's speed of rotation.
    • There are also a few huge boulders which were chiselled into cubic shapes centuries ago and now serve as surreal houses and stables.
  • 2

    (equation/expression) de tercer grado
    cubic meter metro cúbico masculine
    • What are the general solutions to cubic and quartic polynomial equations?
    • Historically, imaginary numbers first came to light when trying to solve cubic equations, rather than quadratics.
    • Khayyam also wrote that he hoped to give a full description of the algebraic solution of cubic equations in a later work.
    • The first person known to have solved cubic equations algebraically was del Ferro but he told nobody of his achievement.
    • He solved cubic equations by extending an algorithm for finding cube roots.
    • Like Mazur, Pesic starts at the beginning with the irrationality of square roots and proceeds to the solution of cubic and quartic equations.
    • Lagrange's main object was to find out why cubic and quartic equations could be solved algebraically.
    • We are told that there are similar formulae for roots of cubic and quartic polynomial equations, but these are more complicated, and so, in school we are not taught these formulas.