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If there was only one such point of tangency, then you weren’t on the trail.
ARE YOU HIP ENOUGH TO BE SQUARE?ZACH WISSNER-GROSSAUGUST 14, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
It is thus, for example, that vitality maintains a relation of momentary tangency to the physico-chemical structure.
To begin with, he could not decide whether, on their wedding day, there ever had been any real spiritual tangency between them.
THE BRENTONSANNA CHAPIN RAY
The points of tangency, in Figure 54, become a decorative feature of the design.
INDUSTRIAL ARTS DESIGNWILLIAM H. VARNUM
It is not certain, for instance, whether Euclid meant that the circles could not cut at some other point than that of tangency.
THE TEACHING OF GEOMETRYDAVID EUGENE SMITH
An angle formed by a tangent and a chord drawn from the point of tangency is measured by half the intercepted arc.
THE TEACHING OF GEOMETRYDAVID EUGENE SMITH

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