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1. sine

noun. ['ˈsaɪn'] ratio of the length of the side opposite the given angle to the length of the hypotenuse of a right-angled triangle.

Synonyms

  • sin
  • trigonometric function

Antonyms

  • mortal sin
  • venial sin
  • original sin

Etymology

  • sinus (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Sine

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Example sentences of the word sine


1. Noun, singular or mass
Picture a sine wave going up and then down, and you have the idea.

Quotes containing the word sine


1. Sine doctrina vita est quasi mortis imago"[Without learning, life is but the image of death]
- Dionysius Cato

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