Translation for 'pocket calculator' from English to Russian
NOUN   a pocket calculator | pocket calculators
SYNO hand calculator | pocket calculator
микрокалькулятор {м}pocket calculator
карман {м}pocket
карманное зеркало {с}pocket mirror
(карманное) зеркальце {с}pocket mirror
карманный фонарик {м}(pocket) torch [Br.]
карманный фонарик {м} [уменьш.]
pocket flashlight [esp. Am.]
Карман, полный ржи [Агата Кристи]
A Pocket Full of Rye [Agatha Christie]
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Usage Examples English
  • The short-lived TI-10 Profit Guide had similar functions in a pocket calculator size.
  • Significant to the HP-34C calculator was the capability for integration and root-finding (a first for any pocket calculator).
  • He had recently been able to purchase a pocket calculator (TI-59) of his own and set to work creating what became known as the space-oblique mercator projection, which he provided to the USGS at no charge.
  • He was friends with many of the people involved in the founding of Bowmar Instrument Corporation in Fort Wayne, the makers of the first electronic pocket calculator, or more popularly known as the Bowmar Brain.
  • He also presented a number of educational and schools programmes on the subject of maths, including ATV's "Figure it Out" (memorable for having a set which included a giant pocket calculator), Central Television's "Basic Maths" and Channel 4's "Make It Count".

  • A German patent Another design combined the battery with a capacitor to power a pocket calculator for up to one minute at a time.
  • Sharp put in great efforts in size and power reduction and introduced in January 1971 the Sharp EL-8, also marketed as the Facit 1111, which was close to being a pocket calculator.
  • The TI-59 was the first programmable pocket calculator where the manufacturer provided a system for sharing memory between data registers and program storage.
  • Nowadays, many say a pocket calculator is faster.
  • Curt Herzstark (January 26, 1902 – October 27, 1988) was an Austrian engineer. During World War II, he designed plans for a mechanical pocket calculator (the "Curta").

  • In 1980, Casio's MG-880 pocket calculator had a built-in "Invaders" game (essentially a downscaled "Space Invaders" clone), released in the Summer that year.
  • Calc turns the Palm into a standard 4-function pocket calculator with three shades of purple and blue buttons contrasting with the two red clear buttons.
  • The HP-27S was a pocket calculator produced by Hewlett-Packard, introduced in 1988, and discontinued between 1990 and 1993 (sources vary).
  • The HP-35 was Hewlett-Packard's first pocket calculator and the world's first "scientific" pocket calculator: a calculator with trigonometric and exponential functions. It was introduced in 1972.
  • The HP-35, introduced on February 1, 1972, was Hewlett-Packard's first pocket calculator and the world's first handheld scientific calculator.

  • Traveling Sidekick included a 3-ring binder notebook with solar-powered pocket calculator, and Sidekick software.
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