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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin tangēns, tangēntem, an ellipsis of [līnea] tangēns, "touching line".

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tangente f (plural tangentes)

  1. (trigonometry) tangent (trigonometric function)
  2. (geometry) tangent

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ItalianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin tangens, tangentem.

AdjectiveEdit

tangente (masculine and feminine plural tangenti)

  1. tangent, tangential

NounEdit

tangente f (plural tangenti)

  1. (geometry, trigonometry) tangent
  2. (colloquial) cut, rake-off, kickback, bribe, backhander
    Synonyms: bustarella, mazzetta
  3. share, quota

Related termsEdit

VerbEdit

tangente

  1. present participle of tangere

LatinEdit

PortugueseEdit

 tangente on Portuguese Wikipedia

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin tangens, tangentem.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tangente f (plural tangentes)

  1. tangent (geometry).
  2. tangent (trigonometry).

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin tangens, tangentem.

AdjectiveEdit

tangente (plural tangentes)

  1. (geometry) tangent

NounEdit

tangente f (plural tangentes)

  1. (trigonometry) tangent