#### Sentence Examples

• The distance of the lucid points was the tangent of the magnified angles subtended by the stars to a radius of io ft.
• Tangent sights were not much trusted at first.
• In practice, tangent sights were graduated graphically from large scale drawings.
• The tangent sight was graduated in yards as well as degrees and had also a fuze scale.
• The intrinsic equation, expressing the relation between the arc 0- (measured from 0) and the inclination 4) of the tangent at any points to the axis of x, assumes a very simple form.