Translation of geodesic in Spanish:

geodesic

geodésico, adj.

Pronunciation /ˌdʒiːə(ʊ)ˈdɛsɪk//ˌdʒiːə(ʊ)ˈdiːsɪk//ˌdʒiəˈdisɪk//ˌdʒiəˈdɛsɪk/

adjective

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    geodésico
    • He solved a problem posed by Beltrami of representing one surface on a second surface in such a way that geodesic lines in the first correspond to geodesic lines in the second.
    • A formula for the line integral of the geodesic curvature along a closed curve is known as the Gauss Bonnet theorem.
    • He introduced the geodesic curvature although he did not use the term which was due to Bonnet who discovered it independently in 1848.
    • By 1738 the geodesic measurements carried out to measure the length of a meridian degree had produced very strong evidence for the flattening at the poles.
    • A geodesic sun-tracking model was developed to determine sun position in the sky.