Definition of Cotans
1. cotan [n] - See also: cotan
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cotans
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Literary usage of Cotans
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. American Colonial Tracts Monthly by John Smith (1897)
"... under the command of one Hubert Farrill, coTans under to ferret out a company of the rebels who kept man"3"" ' guard at Colonel Bacon's, under the power ..."
2. A Manual of Applied Mechanics by William John Macquorn Rankine (1872)
"... w 1 3^ • cotans i. Fig. 118. p, being everywhere positive, there is in this dome no joint of rupture. ..."
3. A Treatise on Higher Trigonometry by John Bascombe Lock (1884)
"... of angles less than 5°, the L cosine and L secants of angles greater than 85°, the L tans and L cotans of angles less than 5° and greater than 85°. 109. ..."