Definitions and translations for "displacement"

Definition of displacement

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1. The act of displacing, or the state of being displaced; a putting out of place.
2. The quantity of anything, as water, displaced by a floating body, as by a ship, the weight of the displaced liquid being equal to that of the displacing body.
3. The process of extracting soluble substances from organic material and the like, whereby a quantity of saturated solvent is displaced, or removed, for another quantity of the solvent.
4. Moving the target to avoid an attack; dodging.
5. A vector quantity which denotes distance with a directional component.
6. The capability of a communication system to refer to things that are not present (that existed or will exist at another time, or that exist at another location).
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English - English - displacement

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n. act of moving something from its usual place; condition of being displaced; replacing of one thing with another

English - Spanish - displacement

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s. desplazamiento, cambio de sitio

English - French - displacement

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n. déplacement, remplacement, substitution

English - German - displacement

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n. Entwurzelung, Ersetzung (auch im Beruf); Umzug

English - Indonesian - displacement

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n. pemindahan, beratnya

English - Italian - displacement

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s. spostamento, rimozione; destituzione; sostituzione, rimpiazzo; (Mar) dislocamento; (Mot) cilindrata; (Geol) dislocazione; (Psic) transfert

English - Polish - displacement

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n. przesunięcie, przestawienie, dyslokacja, przemieszczenie, przesiedlenie, przesuwanie, wyparcie, wypieranie, wyporność okrętu, rugowanie

English - Portuguese - displacement

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s. deslocamento; mudança de cargo; mudança de local

English - Romanian - displacement

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n. deplasare, dislocare de straturi, înlocuire, destituire

English - Russian - displacement

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с. перемещение, перестановка, смещение; видимый разряд; замещение, вытеснение; литраж, водоизмещение; сдвиг, сдвиг пластов [геол.]; фильтрование

English - Turkish - displacement

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i. yerinden çıkarma, yerinden etme, yerini alma; kaydırım [fiz.]; deplasman (gemi)

English - Ukrainian - displacement

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n. переміщення, зміщення, пересування

English - Dutch - displacement

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zn. vertrekken, trekken, wegtrekken; overplaatsen (van een baan naar de andere), verplaatsen; verhuizen

English - Greek - displacement

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ουσ. εκτόπισμα

English - Arabic - displacement

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‏الازاحة، إقتلاع، إحلال شيء، عزل، تنحية، الوزن المزاح، فصل‏

English - Chinese - displacement

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(名) 移置; 取代; 转移

English - Chinese - displacement

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(名) 移置; 取代; 轉移

English - Hindi - displacement

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n. अपने स्थान से हटाने का कार्य, सरकाना, स्थानांतरण, खसकाना

English - Japanese - displacement

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(名) 置き換え; 移動; 交代; 解雇; 排水量

English - Korean - displacement

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명. 전치, 옮기기, 원래의 자리에서 옮기기; 교체상태; 대체, 치환

English - Vietnamese - displacement

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n. thay thế, thuyên chuyển, đổi chổ, dời chổ, hoán vị, cho ra rìa, hất người nào đi, trục xuất
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Synonyms for displacement
discharge: deposition, removal, degradation