(mathematics) To touch so as to have a common tangent at the point of contact.
(Vedic arithmetic) To perform osculation.
Origin of Osculate
Latin ōsculārī ōsculāt- from ōsculum kiss diminutive of ōs mouth ōs- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
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