Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. tangens, -entis, p. pr. of tangere, to touch; akin to Gr. having seized: cf. F. tangente,. Cf. Attain Contaminate Contingent Entire Tact Taste Tax (v. t.)
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. tangens, -entis, pr.p. of tangĕre, to touch.
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 is a mist
now tangent to another
quiet. Here the leaves
is the rock in evidence
"The Innocence" by Robert Creeley
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.
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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.
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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.
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