Subtriplicate ratio
Subtriplicate Sub*trip"li*cate, a. (Math.) Expressed by the cube root; -- said especially of ratios. [1913 Webster]

{Subtriplicate ratio}, the ratio of the cube root; thus, the subtriplicate ratio of a to b is [cuberoot]a to [cuberoot]b, or [cuberoot]a/b. [1913 Webster]


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  • Subtriplicate — Sub*trip li*cate, a. (Math.) Expressed by the cube root; said especially of ratios. [1913 Webster] {Subtriplicate ratio}, the ratio of the cube root; thus, the subtriplicate ratio of a to b is [cuberoot]a to [cuberoot]b, or [cuberoot]a/b. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sub|trip|li|cate — «suhb TRIHP luh kiht», adjective. being that of the cube roots of the quantities. Example: 2:3 is the subtriplicate ratio of 8:27 …   Useful english dictionary

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