English-Norwegian translation of radius

Translation of the word radius from english to norwegian, with synonyms, antonyms, verb conjugation, pronunciation, anagrams, examples of use.

radius in Norwegian

geometrynoun radius [u]
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1. radius - the length of a line segment between the center and circumference of a circle or sphere
  length a section of something that is long and narrow; "a length of timber"; "a length of tubing"
  diam, diameter the length of a straight line passing through the center of a circle and connecting two points on the circumference
  semidiameter the apparent radius of a celestial body when viewed as a disc from the earth
  radius of curvature the radius of the circle of curvature; the absolute value of the reciprocal of the curvature of a curve at a given point
2. radius - the outer and slightly shorter of the two bones of the human forearm
  arm bone a bone in the arm
  forearm the part of the superior limb between the elbow and the wrist
3. radius - a straight line from the center to the perimeter of a circle (or from the center to the surface of a sphere)
  straight line a line traced by a point traveling in a constant direction; a line of zero curvature; "the shortest distance between two points is a straight line"
4. radius - a circular region whose area is indicated by the length of its radius; "they located it within a radius of 2 miles"
  region, part a knowledge domain that you are interested in or are communicating about; "it was a limited realm of discourse"; "here we enter the region of opinion"; "the realm of the occult"
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A radius of a circle or sphere is any line segment from its center to its perimeter. By extension, the radius of a circle or sphere is the length of any such segment, which is half the diameter. More generally - in geometry, science, engineering, and many other contexts - the radius of something (e.g.

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