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-dʒən sitan·gen·cy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tangencynoun

    the state of being tangent; having contact at a single point or along a line without crossing

  2. contact, tangencynoun

    (electronics) a junction where things (as two electrical conductors) touch or are in physical contact

    "they forget to solder the contacts"


  1. tangencynoun

    state of being tangent

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tangencynoun

    the quality or state of being tangent; a contact or touching

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tangency in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tangency in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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    repetition of the ends of two or more successive sentences, verses, etc.
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