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Translation of "tangent" - English-Spanish dictionary

tangent

noun /ˈtӕndʒənt/
( mathematics) a line that touches a curve but does not cut it. tangente
go off at a tangent
to go off suddenly in another direction or on a different line of thought, action etc salir por la tangente, irse por los cerros de Úbeda It is difficult to have a sensible conversation with her, as she keeps going off at a tangent.
(Definition of tangent from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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