Noun

- plural form of
*asymptote*

Noun

- plural form of
*asymptote*

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- If the
**asymptotes**be perpendicular, or, in other words, the principal axes be equal, the curve is called the rectangular hyperbola. - We may observe that the
**asymptotes**intersect this circle in the same points as the directrices. - If the tangent at P meets the
**asymptotes**in R, R', then CR.CR' = CS 2. - Referred to the
**asymptotes**as axes the general equation becomes xy 2 obviously the axes are oblique in the general hyperbola and rectangular in the rectangular hyperbola. - The isothermals are approximately equilateral hyperbolas (pv= constant), with the axes of p and v for
**asymptotes**, for a gas or unsaturated vapour, but coincide with the isopiestics for a saturated vapour in presence of its liquid.

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