Definitions and translations for "vector"

Definition of vector

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1. Any agent (person or animal or microorganism) that carries and transmits a disease.
Mosquitos are vectors of malaria and yellow fever.
Fleas are vectors of the plague.
Aphids are transmitters of plant diseases.
When medical scientists talk about vectors they are usually talking about insects.
2. A straight line segment whose length is magnitude and whose orientation in space is direction.
3. A variable quantity that can be resolved into components.
4. (genetics) a virus or other agent that is used to deliver DNA to a cell.
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English - English - vector

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n. (Mathematics, Physics) quantity with magnitude and direction (represented by an arrow indicating its direction); (Biology) insect which carries diseases, means of disease transfer; route of a plane
n. vector (Mathematics, Physics), quantity with magnitude and direction (represented by an arrow indicating its direction); insect which carries diseases, means of disease transfer (Biology)
n. vector, (Mathematics, Physics) quantity with magnitude and direction (represented by an arrow indicating its direction); (Biology) insect which carries diseases, means of disease transfer

English - Spanish - vector

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s. vector

Spanish - English - vector

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n. vector (Mathematics, Physics), quantity with magnitude and direction (represented by an arrow indicating its direction); insect which carries diseases, means of disease transfer (Biology)

English - French - vector

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n. vecteur; insecte contagieux; ligne aérienne

English - German - vector

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n. Vektor; krankheitsübertragendes Insekt; Flugzeugspur

English - Indonesian - vector

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n. garis vektor, panah vektor
v. menujukan

English - Italian - vector

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s. (Mat, Biol, Med) vettore; (Aer) direzione di rotta; (Astr) raggio vettore

English - Polish - vector

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n. wektor {mat.}, nosiciel, nosiciel zarazków {med.}
a. wektorowy

English - Portuguese - vector

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s. vetor; inseto transmissor de doenças

English - Romanian - vector

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n. vector

English - Russian - vector

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с. вектор, одномерный массив, курс самолета, переносчик инфекции, переносчик, носитель, бациллоноситель

English - Turkish - vector

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f. rotasına sokmak
i. vektör, taşıyıcı, portör

English - Ukrainian - vector

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n. вектор, курс

Romanian - English - vector

n. vector

Dutch - English - vector

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n. vector, (Mathematics, Physics) quantity with magnitude and direction (represented by an arrow indicating its direction); (Biology) insect which carries diseases, means of disease transfer

English - Dutch - vector

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zn. vector (natuurlijke grootheid met zekere richting); bacillendrager

English - Greek - vector

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ουσ. άνυσμα, διάνυσμα

Spanish - French - vector

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(matemáticas - física) vecteur (m)

Spanish - German - vector

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n. vektor

Dutch - French - vector

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(wiskunde - natuurkunde) vecteur (m)

English - Arabic - vector

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‏سهم التوجيه، قوة موجهة، قوه موجهة، الناقل حشرة‏

English - Chinese - vector

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(名) 向量, 带菌者, 矢量

English - Chinese - vector

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(名) 向量, 帶菌者, 矢量

English - Hindi - vector

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n. वेक्टर
v. रास्ते पर लाना, मार्ग पर लाना, संचालन करना, निशाना लगाना

English - Japanese - vector

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(名) (数学; 物理学)ベクトル, 方向量(矢印の方向で表示); 病原媒介生物(生物学)

English - Korean - vector

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명. (수학, 물리학) 벡터, 방향양; (생물학)병을 옮기는 벌레; 비행기의 경로

English - Vietnamese - vector

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n. toán véc tơ, côn trùng
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Synonyms for vector
matrix: table, list, array
Verb forms for vector
Present participle: vectoring
Present: vector (3.person: vectors)
Past: vectored
Future: will vector
Present conditional: would vector
Present Perfect: have vectored (3.person: has vectored)
Past Perfect: had vectored
Future Perfect: will have vectored
Past conditional: would have vectored