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

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The tangent line to the graph of a function generalizes to the tangent space.

The line 'BC' is tangent to the parabola.

What's the difference of a secant line and a tangent line

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