An Etymological Dictionary of Astronomy and Astrophysics
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conservative
  پایش‌مند   
pâyešmand

Fr.: conservateur   

1) Physics: Of or pertaining to a law of → conservation.
2) Opposed to change and innovation and disposed to keep existing values.
3) Of or relating to a philosophy of → conservatism.
4) An adherent or advocate of political conservatism.

M.Fr. conservatif, from L.L. conservativus, from L. conservatus, p.p. of conservare, → conserve.

Pâyešmand, from pâyeš, → conservation, + -mand possession suffix, → -ist.

conservative field
  میدان ِ پایش‌مند   
meydân-e pâyešmand

Fr.: champ conservatif   

A → field of → force in which the → work done in taking a particle from one point to another is independent of the → path taken between them. Examples are → electrostatic field and → gravitational field.

conservative; → field.

conservative system
  راژمان ِ پایش‌مند   
râžmân-e pâyešmand

Fr.: système conservatif   

A system in which there is no dissipation of energy so that the total energy remains unchanged with time.

conservativesystem.

conservativeness
  پایش‌مندی   
pâyešmandi

Fr.: conservatisme   

The condition or quality of being → conservative.

conservative; → -ness.

conserve
  پاییدن   
pâyidan

Fr.: conserver   

1) General: To keep or protect from harm, decay, or destruction.
2) Physics, chemistry: To maintain a quantity constant during an interaction or process of evolutionary change. → conservation law.

M.E., from O.Fr. conserver, from L. conservare "to keep, preserve, guard," from → com- + servare "keep, watch, maintain," → observe.

Pâyidan "to watch, observe, look steadily," variants pâsidan, pâhidan; Mid.Pers. pây- "to protect, guard;" Sogdian p'y "to observe, protect, watch over;" O.Pers. pā- "to protect," pāta- "protected;" Av. pā- "to protect," pāti "guards," nipā(y)- (with ni-) "to watch, observe, guard," nipātar- "protector, watcher," nipāθri- "protectress;" cf. Skt. pā- "to protect, keep," tanû.pā- "protecting the body," paś.pā- "shepherd;" Gk. poma "lid, cover," poimen "shepherd;" L. pascere "to put out to graze," pastor "shepherd;" Lith. piemuo "shepherd;" PIE base *pā- "to protect, feed."

conserved quantity
  چندی ِ پاینده   
candi-ye pâyandé

Fr.: quantité conservée   

A quantity that remains constant when its corresponding physical system undergoes a transformation.

conservequantity.

consider
  آگاریدن   
âgâridan

Fr.: considérer   

To think carefully about, especially in order to make a decision; contemplate; reflect on (dictionary.com).

M.E. consideren, from O.Fr. considerer "reflect on, study," from L. considerare "to examine, look at closely," literally "to observe the stars," from → com- "with" + sider (stem of sidus) "star, group of stars," → sideral.

Âgâridan, from intensive prefix â- + gâr-, variants gar-, gâl- "to consider, observe," as in engâridan "to suppose," negaristan "to observe, look, notice," segâl "thought," segâlidan "to think, meditate," ultimately from Proto-Iranian *kar- "to observe, to consider;" cf. Av. kar- "to remember; to impress on memory;" Skt. kal- "to observe, consider," kalayati "considers, observes."

considerable
  آگاریدنی   
âgâridani

Fr.: considérable   

1) Rather large or great in size, distance, extent, etc.
2) Worthy of respect, attention, etc.; important; distinguished (dictionary.com).

consider; → -able.

consideration
  آگارش   
âgâreš

Fr.: considération   

The act or an instance of considering.

consider; → -tion.

consonant
  هم‌آوا   
hamâvâ (#)

Fr.: consonne   

In general, a speech sound in whose production the flow of air is obstructed at some point in the mouth, throat, or larynx, at least sufficiently to cause audible friction. A speech sound other than a → vowel.

M.E., from L. consonant-, consonans "sounding with," p.p. of consonare  "to sound together, agree," from → com- "together," +  sonare "to sound;" originally a sound that had to be accompanied by a vowel.

Hamâvâ, literally "sounding with," from ham-, → com-, + âvâ, → phone.

conspicuous
  هویدا   
hoveydâ (#)

Fr.: remarquable, manifeste   

Easily seen or noticed; readily → visible or → observable (Dictionary.com).

From L. conspicuus "visible, open to view," from conspicere "to look at, observe, see, notice," from → com-, intensive prefix, + specere "to watch, look at," → spectrum.

Hoveydâ "conspicuous, manifest, evident," variant vidâ, probably related to Av. hu-vaēiδiia- "good knowledge, well-known," from hu- "good, well," → eu-, + vaēiδiia- "knowlege, known."

constant
  پایا   
pâyâ (#)

Fr.: constante   

A quantity that does not change during a particular process.

L. constantem "standing firm, stable," pr.p. of constare, from → com- "together" + stare "to stand;" PIE base *sta- "to stand;" cf. O.Pers./Av. sta- "to stand, stand still; set," Pers. istâdan "to stand," Skt. sthâ- "to stand," Gk. histemi "put, place, weigh," stasis "a standing still,"

pâyâ verbal adj./noun from pâyidan "to stand firm, to be constant, steady, fixed," Mid.Pers. pâyitan, pâtan, pây- "to protect; wait, stand," Sogdian p'y "to protect, watch over," O.Pers./Av. pâ(y)- "to protect, keep" pâtar- "protector, watcher," cf. Skt. pâ- "to protect, keep," pâti "protects," Gk. poimen "shepherd," poma "lid, cover," L. pastor "shepherd," panis "bread;" PIE base *pa- "to protect, guard, pasture, feed."

constant of aberration
  پایا‌ی ِ بیراهش   
pâyâ-ye birâheš

Fr.: constante d'aberration   

The maximum amount of the apparent yearly displacement of a star, resulting from the → aberration of starlight. The value of the constant of aberration, κ, at J2000.0 is 20".49552. κ = (v/c) csc 1", where v is the average speed of the Earth about the Sun and c is the → speed of light in vacuum. The Earth's speed is given by: v = 2πa / [P(1 - e2)1/2], where a is the → semi-major axis of the Earth's orbit, e is the → eccentricity of the Earth's orbit, and P is the → sidereal period of the Earth. Same as → constant of annual aberration. See also → constant of diurnal aberration.

constant; → aberration.

constant of annual aberration
  پایا‌ی ِ بیراهش سالانه   
pâyâ-ye birâheš sâlâné

Fr.: constante d'aberration annuelle   

Same as → constant of aberration.

constant; → annual; → aberration.

constant of diurnal aberration
  پایا‌ی ِ بیراهش روزانه   
pâyâ-ye birâheš ruzâné

Fr.: constante d'aberration diurne   

The quantity 0".3200 ρ cos φ', where ρ is the geocentric distance of the observer measured in units of → equatorial radius the Earth and φ' is the observer's → geocentric latitude. The numerical part is equal to 2πa csc1" / (cP), where a is the equatorial radius of the Earth, P is its → sidereal period of rotation, and c is the → speed of light in vacuum.

constant; → diurnal; → aberration.

constant of gravitation
  پایا‌ی ِ گرانشی   
pâyâ-ye gerâneši (#)

Fr.: constante de la gravitation   

gravitational constant.

constant of the motion
  پایای ِ جنبش   
pâyâ-ye jonbeš

Fr.: constante de mouvement   

1) Classical mechanics: A variable X whose total rate of change dX/dt along the path of a → dynamical system is zero. In other words, a function of an object's position, velocity, or both that does not change even as the object moves. For example, the total energy of a → simple harmonic oscillator is a constant of the motion.
2) Quantum mechanics: An → observable that remains constant in time. As an example, the energy is a constant of the motion of all systems whose → Hamiltonian does not depend explicitly upon time.

constant; → motion.

constellation
  هم‌اختران   
hamaxtarân

Fr.: constellation   

A grouping of conspicuous stars that, when seen from Earth, form an apparent pattern. The sky is divided into 88 constellations. → asterism.

From O.Fr. constellation, from L.L. constellationem (nom. constellatus) "set with stars," from L. → com- "with" + p.p. of stellare "to shine," from stella, → star.

Hamaxtarân, from ham- "with, together" + axtarstar + -ân suffix denoting group.

constrain
  پاوندیدن، پاوند کردن   
pâvandidan, pâvand kardan

Fr.: contraindre   

To confine forcibly, as by bonds; to force, compel, or oblige; to repress or restrain. → constrained body, → constrained system.

constraint.

constrained body
  جسم ِ پاوندیده   
jesm-e pâvandidé

Fr.: corps lié   

A → rigid body whose displacement is prevented because it is under → constraint or a body that can move only in certain directions. Contrasted with → free body.

Constrained, p.p. of → constrain; → body.

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