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Old 08-06-2007, 01:38 PM
drlivingston drlivingston is offline
 
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Well, you know the word "tangent" comes from the Latin term "tangens" which means... touching.
P.S. The musical definition of "tangent" is an upright pin in a keyboard instrument. hmmm