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versin

Line breaks: ver¦sin
Pronunciation: /ˈvəːsɪn
 
, -sʌɪn/
(also versine)

Definition of versin in English:

noun

Mathematics
Another term for versed sine.
Example sentences
  • The versine is related to the sine by the formula versin x = 1-cos x.
  • He also introduced the versine into trigonometry.

Origin

early 19th century: abbreviation.

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