In literature:
The only thing he got out of all his fussing was the one new thought that seemed to fly out at a tangent and mock him.
"A Man to His Mate" by J. Allan Dunn
The wind sang by them as they tangented off from the road.
"Rimrock Trail" by J. Allan Dunn
But Thornton's unaccountable whims had flown at another tangent.
"The Roof Tree" by Charles Neville Buck
This is anything but a theological tangent.
"Holbein" by Beatrice Fortescue
They rode at a tangent for the dark shadow of the trees.
"The Coyote" by James Roberts
It swung off at a tangent.
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science, March 1930" by Various
Margaret Gannion was tangent to many lives.
"The Dominant Strain" by Anna Chapin Ray
His horse, already unnerved by the wild dash down the hill, now saw the fire and started to bolt off at a tangent.
"The Shepherd of the North" by Richard Aumerle Maher
Then he dwelt upon the dead man, looking nothing else as he now remembered him, and that sent him off at a final tangent.
"" by E.W. Hornung
I could not but think how good was the end of that long travel; and with that, my mind swung at a tangent to my lord.
"The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition, Vol. XII (of 25)" by Robert Louis Stevenson
It isn't going off at some tangent of your own.
"Old Crow" by Alice Brown
Now his confused mind had to labor through steps that sometimes took him off on a wild tangent.
"The Scarlet Lake Mystery" by Harold Leland Goodwin
The grey scrambled up and shot away at a tangent, out of the course of the herd of thundering steers.
"Frances of the Ranges" by Amy Bell Marlowe
But she had gone, darting at a tangent on what, he was to find, were her graceful escapes when it was simpler to go that way.
"Rose MacLeod" by Alice Brown
Let's not get off on that tangent again, Kenzie boy.
"The Kenzie Report" by Mark Clifton
It was his plan to keep zigzagging, approaching the stream and then retreating, always at a tangent.
"Cold Ghost" by Chester S. Geier
There had been aspirations, gorgeous and tangental as comets are.
"The Perfume of Eros: A Fifth Avenue Incident" by Edgar Saltus
There wasn't a half mile of tangent at a single stretch in the whole of it.
"The Night Operator" by Frank L. Packard
Suddenly he left the track at a tangent; but there was no symptom of the sudden thought.
"The Shadow of a Man" by E. W. Hornung
Trevor Smith, however, had appeared on the scene at an opportune moment, and sent his thoughts off at a tangent.
"The Call of the Town" by John Alexander Hammerton
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In poetry:
It is a mist
now tangent to another
quiet. Here the leaves
come, there
is the rock in evidence
"The Innocence" by Robert Creeley
In news:
Today we launch The Tangent , amNewYork's new entertainment blog, where we'll cover movies, television, gossip and anything else of a pop cultural bent.
The bottle is customized so it bears Tangent 's logo.
Reid laughed when he told the story about the time a bartender at Tangent 's Dixie Creek Saloon refused to serve Bass -- a man who liked his drink -- another round.
Tangent Hosts Aerial Firefighting Show.
Tangent 's DataCove DT Eases E-Mail Archiving.
Fortunately, there is help for performing these tasks, and Tangent 's DataCove DT appliance is one such solution.
TANGENT 'S RUGGED MINI is a fanless PC that can be attached to a cart or wall.
In Tangent Railroad Knocked doen telephone Poles.
Railroad Mishap in Tangent .
The railroad knocked down telephone poles here in Tangent causing this damage.
Front man for Yalobushwhackers and Tangents dies.
Digital and direct marketing specialist Tangent Communications has appointed Andy Wheatley as its director of strategy for local marketing.
Tangent hires Wheatley to head local strategy.
Of course, we got off on our many tangents, because that is what talking about food does for anyone.
I have a friend who stays on a tangent from one issue to the next.
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In science:
T∆,0 is the tangent space of ∆ at the origin and TS is the tangent bundle of S .
A Simple Proof that Rational Curves on K3 are Nodal
For a group G acting on the J 8 denote by XG the intersection TxX ∩ Tx (Gx), where TxX is the tangent space to X and Tx (Gx) is the tangent space to the G-orbit of the point x.
Simple singularities of multigerms of curves
There exist a tangent space T ˆX L(V ), tangent bundle TL(V ), ˆX L(V ), and cotangent bundle T⋆L(V ).
Quantum fluctuations and random matrix theory
The exist a tangent space T ˆX L(V ), tangent bundle TL(V ), ˆX L(V ), and cotangent bundle T⋆L(V ).
Applications of methods of random differential geometry to quantum statistical systems
In particular, the tangent vectors to the coordinate curves (the curves obtained by keeping all the coordinates ﬁxed except one) through P are called the natural basis for the tangent space.
Random matrix theory and symmetric spaces
Both lines a±q for ﬁnite q± are tangent to the curve of τ H (q), which uniquely speciﬁes the critical points q− and q+ as those tangent points closest to 0.
On the uniqueness of the branching parameter for a random cascade measure
Si deﬁnimos el ´angulo θ como el formado entre la direcci´on del vector tangente a la geod´esica y el vector normal a uno de los triangulos, tenemos que el vector tangente sufrir´a una rotaci´on en un ´angulo ε cos θ.
Aproximacion Discreta de la Relatividad General
Denote by the 4-tuple (Xγ ; Xt ; Xp , Xq ) a general tangent vector to ev∗ 0 P ⊙ ev∗ P at a point (γ ; t; p, q), where i) Xγ is tangent to LM at the curve γ , ii) Xt is tangent to I at t, and iii) Xp , resp.
Holonomy and parallel transport in the differential geometry of the space of loops and the groupoid of generalized gauge transformations
The relative tangent bundle of the tangent sequence of the map q is isomorphic to ˆq ∗TZ/M .
Mirror Symmetry and Generalized Complex Manifolds
It is easy to see that the ﬁeld Z is tangent to each of the manifolds M and M ′′ , thus Z is tangent to M ′ .
Order Reduction of Optimal Control Systems
The identiﬁcation of ci1 i2 i3 to Ω′ deﬁnes a 3-form Ω on P by Ω(x, y , z ) = Ω′ (x, y )(z ) where x, y are elements of TnN the tangent space of N at n, and z is an element of the tangent space to the ﬁber at n.
Gerbes, 2-gerbes and symplectic fibrations
Q: For Q hyperbolic, there is no line skew to Q in each tangent plane; there are only tangent lines, bisecants or generators.
Codes Defined By Forms Of Degree 2 On Quadric Surfaces
However for a ﬁxed tangent line, there is only one tangent plane passing through it.
Codes Defined By Forms Of Degree 2 On Quadric Surfaces
For Q elliptic, in each tangent plane there is no bisecant, there are only tangent lines and lines skew to Q.
Codes Defined By Forms Of Degree 2 On Quadric Surfaces
However for any tangent line, there is only one tangent plane passing through it.
Codes Defined By Forms Of Degree 2 On Quadric Surfaces
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