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Encyclopedia > Aspect ratio

The aspect ratio of a two-dimensional shape is the ratio of its longer dimension to its shorter dimension.

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The term is most commonly used with reference to: Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Wiktionary is a Wikimedia Foundation project intended to be a free wiki dictionary (hence: Wiktionary) (including thesaurus and lexicon) in every language. ...

Image:Aspect ratio.compare6.png The aspect ratio of an image is its displayed width divided by its height (usually expressed as x:y). For instance, the aspect ratio of a traditional television screen is 4:3, or 1. ... It has been suggested that Display standard be merged into this article or section. ... Comparison of the most common paper sizes. ... The term pixel aspect ratio, sometimes shortened to aspect ratio, is also used in the context of computer graphics to describe the distribution of pixel in a digitized image. ... The low aspect ratio wing of a Piper PA-28 Cherokee In aerodynamics, the aspect ratio is an airplanes wings span divided by its standard mean chord (SMC). ... Airbus A380 An aircraft is any machine capable of atmospheric flight. ... Orders Many - see section below. ... Comparison of 6 different aspect ratios, taken from de. ...


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Dunlop Tires | Care & Maintenance | Rim width and aspect ratio (728 words)
For example: For tires with aspect ratios from 80 to 50, the measuring rim, also called the design rim, is specified to be 70% of the section width.
Aspect ratio is the relationship of a tire's height to width when mounted and inflated on a rim of the correct size.
Aspect ratios are expressed in section height as a percentage of section width in two-digit numbers (80, 70, 60) and are often referred to as a tire's series.
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