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Meaning of TANGENCY

Pronunciation:  'tanjunsee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a junction where things (as two electrical conductors) touch or are in physical contact; "they forget to solder the contacts"
  2. [n]  the state of being tangent; having contact at a single point or along a line without crossing
 

TANGENCY is a 8 letter word that starts with T.

 

 Synonyms: contact
 
 See Also: breaker point, conjunction, contact, contact arm, distributor point, electrical contact, junction, point, pole, short, short circuit, sound bow, terminal, tread, wiper, wiper arm

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Tan"gen*cy\, n.
The quality or state of being tangent; a contact or touching.

 

 

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