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Mach

also mach  (mäk)
n.
Mach number.
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Mach

(mæk)
n
(Units) short for Mach number

Mach

(German max)
n
(Biography) Ernst (ɛrnst). 1838–1916, Austrian physicist and philosopher. He devised the system of speed measurement using the Mach number. He also founded logical positivism, asserting that the validity of a scientific law is proved only after empirical testing
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mach

or Mach

(mɑk)

n.
a number indicating the ratio of the speed of an object to the speed of sound in the medium through which the object is moving. Abbr.: M
[after E. Mach]

Mach

(mɑk, mɑx)

n.
Ernst, 1838–1916, Austrian physicist.

mach.

1. machine.
2. machinery.
3. machinist.
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Mach

- The scale measuring the speed of an object or fluid relative to the speed of sound is named for philosopher/physicist Ernst Mach (1838-1916), who researched thermodynamics; Mach is the ratio of the speed of something to the speed of sound in the surrounding medium.
See also related terms for measuring.
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Noun1.mach - Austrian physicist and philosopher who introduced the Mach number and who founded logical positivism (1838-1916)Mach - Austrian physicist and philosopher who introduced the Mach number and who founded logical positivism (1838-1916)
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Translations

Mach

[mæk] Nmach m
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Mach

[ˈmɑːk] nMach m
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Mach

nMach nt; Mach numberMachzahl f; the jet was approaching Mach 2das Flugzeug näherte sich (einer Geschwindigkeit von) 2 Mach
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Mach

[mæk] n (Aer) (also Mach number) → (numero di) mach m inv
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References in classic literature ?
* This is explicitly the case with Mach's "Analysis of Sensations," a book of fundamental importance in the present connection.
Mach E is expected to have a driving range of 482 km for the basic version and 600 km for a more powerful beast.
The MACH project, which launched blockchain-based P2P safety trading platform MarketMACH has announced the signing of an MOU with Ontology recently following the announcement of MACH listing.
Flight Dashboard has reported an intervention on behalf of Canadian financial judges to block Group Mach, a real estate firm, from obstructing Air Canada's intended acquisition of Transat AT, the parent company of carrier Air Transat, the news venue said.
('Transat'), one of the largest integrated tourism companies in the world and Canada's holiday travel leader, announced that it is filing today a complaint with the Tribunal administratif des marches financiers, regarding Groupe Mach Acquisition Inc.'s highly abusive, coercive, misleading and conditional offer to acquire 6.9 million Class B voting shares of Transat (the 'Class B Shares') made on August 2, 2019 (the 'Scheme'), representing approximately 19.5% of Transat's Class B Shares.
"BCE-Mach is pleased with the acquisitions we've made in the Mississippi Lime," said Tom Ward, CEO of Oklahoma City-based Mach Resources.
Mach number is how aerodynamics states the speed of an object in a fluid, the air.
MACH 2018 will take place on the atrium side of the NEC, in Halls 17, 18, 19, 20, 6 and 7.
3, the G650ER returned from Haneda to Newark in 10 hours and 54 minutes at Mach 0.90.