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TANGENT

'TANGENT' is a 7 letter word starting and ending with T

Crossword clues for 'TANGENT'

ClueAnswer

Line that touches a curve (7)TANGENT
Straight line just touching a curve (7)
Sudden divergence (7)
Trigonomic function (7)
Touching line (7)
Touching without intersecting (7)
Straight line touching a circle (7)
Divergent course (7)

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for TANGENT

We hope that the following list of synonyms for the word tangent will help you to finish your crossword today. We've arranged the synonyms in length order so that they are easier to find.

3 letter words

HUB

4 letter words

AXIS - EDGE - SIDE - TACK

5 letter words

CHORD - FOCAL - FOCUS - SPOKE

6 letter words

FUNNEL - NORMAL - RADIAL - RADIUS - SECANT - SPOKES - VECTOR

7 letter words

ABUTTER - AIR LINE - AIRLINE - BEELINE - CONFLUX - DIGRESS - ELEMENT - FORMULA - GRAZING - MEETING - RUBBING - SEGMENT - TANGENT - UNITING

8 letter words

ADJOINER - APPROACH - ARGUMENT - BORDERER - CONGRESS - CROSSING - DIAGONAL - DIAMETER - EQUATION - GLANCING - LOOKER-ON - NEIGHBOR - ONLOOKER - SHORTCUT - STRAIGHT - TOUCHING

9 letter words

ASYMPTOTE - BYSTANDER - CONCOURSE - DIRECTRIX - NEIGHBOUR - RADIATING - RIGHT LINE

10 letter words

BOTTLENECK - CONCURRENT - CONFLUENCE - CONTINGENT - CONVERGING - DIGRESSION - DIRECT LINE - DIVERGENCE - NEIGHBORER - STREAMLINE - TANGENTIAL

11 letter words

APPROACHING - CENTRIPETAL - CONCURRENCE - CONVERGENCE - TRANSVERSAL

12 letter words

FOCALIZATION - NARROWING GAP - RADIUS VECTOR - STRAIGHT LINE - STRAIGHTAWAY

13 letter words

CONCENTRATION - PERPENDICULAR

14 letter words

MUTUAL APPROACH - STRAIGHT COURSE

15 letter words

COLLISION COURSE - STRAIGHT STRETCH

17 letter words

CONCENTRALIZATION - GREAT-CIRCLE COURSE - IMMEDIATE NEIGHBOR

Definition of tangent

  • ratio of the opposite to the adjacent side of a right-angled triangle
  • a straight line or plane that touches a curve or curved surface at a point but does not intersect it at that point

Anagrams of tangent

GANNETT


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