arc\ sine


arc\ sine
arkussiinus

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  • arc sine — noun the inverse function of the sine; the angle that has a sine equal to a given number • Syn: ↑arcsine, ↑arcsin, ↑inverse sine • Hypernyms: ↑trigonometric function, ↑circular function * * * noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • arc sine — /ˈak saɪn/ (say ahk suyn) noun the inverse mathematical function to the sine, if y is the sine of θ, then θ is the arc sine of y; inverse sine. Also, arcsin …   Australian English dictionary

  • arc sine — Trig. the angle, measured in radians, that has a sine equal to a given number. Abbr.: arc sin; Symbol: sin 1 Also called inverse sine. [1905 10] * * * …   Universalium

  • Sine — Sine, n. [LL. sinus a sine, L. sinus bosom, used in translating the Ar. jaib, properly, bosom, but probably read by mistake (the consonants being the same) for an original j[=i]ba sine, from Skr. j[=i]va bowstring, chord of an arc, sine.] (Trig.) …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sine of an angle — Sine Sine, n. [LL. sinus a sine, L. sinus bosom, used in translating the Ar. jaib, properly, bosom, but probably read by mistake (the consonants being the same) for an original j[=i]ba sine, from Skr. j[=i]va bowstring, chord of an arc, sine.]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • arc — or electric arc [ärk] n. [ME ark < OFr arc < L arcus, a bow, arch < IE base * arqu , bowed, curved > ARROW] 1. Historical the part of a circle that is the apparent path of a heavenly body above and below the horizon 2. a bowlike… …   English World dictionary

  • sine — trigonometric function, 1590s (in Thomas Fale s Horologiographia, the Art of Dialling ), from L. sinus fold in a garment, bend, curve. Used mid 12c. by Gherardo of Cremona in M.L. translation of Arabic geometrical text to render Arabic jiba chord …   Etymology dictionary

  • arc — I. noun Etymology: Middle English ark, from Anglo French arc bow, from Latin arcus bow, arch, arc more at arrow Date: 14th century 1. the apparent path described above and below the horizon by a celestial body (as the sun) 2. a. something arched… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • arc sin — See arc sine. * * * …   Universalium

  • arc sin — See arc sine …   Useful english dictionary

  • Arc welding — uses a welding power supply to create an electric arc between an electrode and the base material to melt the metals at the welding point. They can use either direct (DC) or alternating (AC) current, and consumable or non consumable electrodes.… …   Wikipedia