atom-e nâpâydâr (#)
Fr.: atome instable
Fr.: équilibre instable
An equilibrium state of a system in which if a small perturbation away from equilibrium is applied, the system will move farther away from equilibrium state. For example, mechanical equilibrium in which the potential energy is a maximum, as a sphere placed on top of a hill. Mathematically, if the second derivative of the energy with respect to the coordinate of interest is negative, the system is in an unstable equilibrium. → stable equilibrium.
The brightest star as well as the Alpha star of → Serpens, thus also known as α Serpentis. It is a third magnitude (V = 2.65) an orange giant of spectral type K2 with a radius 15 times as large as that of the Sun and a surface temperature of 4300 kelvins. It is approximately 73.2 light years from Earth. Unukalhai is in fact a triple star system. The second star (α Serpentis B) is 58 arcseconds from the primary and has a magnitude of 11.8. The third star (α Serpentis C), 13th magnitude, lies 2.3 arcminutes from A. Other designations: Cor Serpentis, HR 5854, HD 140573.
From Ar. 'unuq al-hayyah (
Fr.: en haut
To, toward, or in a more elevated position.
M.E. up(pe) (adv.), O.E. up(p) "to a higher position;" cf. O.Frisian up, O.S. up, M.Du. up, op, O.N. upp; O.H.G. uf; (Ger. auf), Goth. iup.
Bâlâ "up, above, high, elevated, height" (related to boland "high," borz "height, magnitude" (it occurs also in the name of the mountain chain Alborz), Lori dialect berg "hill, mountain;" Mid.Pers. buland "high;" O.Pers. baršan- "height;" Av. barəz- "high, mount," barezan- "height;" cf. Skt. bhrant- "high;" L. fortis "strong" (Fr. & E. force); O.E. burg, burh "castle, fortified place;" Ger. Burg "castle;" Goth. baurgs "city;" E. burg, borough; Fr. bourgeois, bourgeoisie, faubourg); PIE base *bhergh- "high."
1) farâz-padâk; 2) farâz-padâkidan
Fr.: 1) rampe, montée; 2) promouvoir, revaloriser
1a) An incline going up in the direction of movement.
The process by which an area of Earth's crust slowly rises either due to increasing upward force applied from below or decreasing downward force (weight) from above.
1) bârgozâštan; 2) bârgozâri (#)
Fr.: 1) mettre en ligne; 2) mise en ligne
bâlâ (#), zabarin (#)
Higher, as in place, position, pitch, or in a scale.
Fr.: haut du bras
Bâzu "arm," from Mid.Pers. bâzûk "arm;" Av. bāzu- "arm;" Mod.Pers. bâhu "stick, staff; arm;" cf. Skt. bāhu- "arm, forearm;" Gk. pechys "forearm, arm, ell;" O.H.G. buog "shoulder;" Ger. Bug "shoulder;" Du. boeg; O.E. bôg, bôh "shoulder, bough;" E. bough " a branch of a tree;" PIE *bhaghu- "arm").
havâsepehr-e zabarin, javv-e ~
Fr.: atmosphère supérieure
The general term applied to the atmosphere above the → troposphere.
Fr.: culmination supérieure
Same as → superior culmination.
tarâz-e bâlâ (#), ~ zabarin (#)
Fr.: niveau supérieur
In atomic physics, an initial energy state in an emission transition.
hadd-e bâlâ (#), ~ zabarin (#)
Fr.: limite supérieure
Of an integral operator, the point at which the integration ends.
upper main sequence
rešte-ye farist-e zabarin
Fr.: séquence principale supérieure
A → main sequence star with a mass above 1.5 Msun. Upper main sequence stars have high central temperatures so that they produce their energy through the → CNO cycle. The outward energy flux is very high and therefore this flux cannot be maintained by → radiative transfer. Thus, upper main sequence stars have → convective cores. Outside the core, there is a → radiative zone. The mass of the convective core gradually diminishes as the hydrogen is consumed. The surface hydrogen is fully ionized and the → opacity is due to → electron scattering The opacity due to electron scattering.
Fr.: manteau supérieur
upper mass cut-off
bore-ye bâlâyi-ye jerm, ~ zabarin-e ~
Fr.: coupure aux masses élevées
Same as → upper mass limit.
upper mass limit
hadd-e bâlâyi-ye jerm, ~ zabarin-e ~
Fr.: limite supérieure de masses
The highest mass range admitted in a star formation model. The high mass end of the → initial mass function. The upper mass limit is a critical parameter in understanding → stellar populations, → star formation, and → massive star feedback in galaxies.
gozar-e zabarin (#)
Fr.: passage supérieur
The movement of a celestial body across a celestial meridian's upper branch. Same as → upper culmination.
Fr.: en amont
1) Toward or in the higher part of a stream; against the current.
A → radioactive metallic → chemical element; symbol U. → Atomic number 92; → atomic weight 238.0289; → melting post 1,132 °C; → boiling point 3,818°C; → specific gravity 19.1 at 25 °C. Uranium has 14 known → isotopes of which 238U is the most abundant in nature. This isotope (→ half-life 4.5 billion years) is 138 times more abundant than 235U (half-life 710 million years). The metal was first isolated by the French chemist Eugène-Melchior Peligot in 1841. See also: → uranium oxide, → uranium conversion, → uranium dioxide, → uranium enrichment, → uranium hexafluoride, → uranium-233, → uranium-235, → uranium-238, → plutonium, → fissile isotope, → fertile isotope, → yellowcake.
From the name of the planet → Uranus. The German chemist Martin-Heinrich Klaproth discovered the element in 1789, following the German/English astronomer William Hershel's discovery of the planet in 1781.