Definitions

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  • n. Any of several single-valued or multivalued functions that are inverses of the tangent function. Symbol: arctan, tan-1

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  • n. the inverse function of the tangent; the angle that has a tangent equal to a given number

Etymologies

arc- +‎ tangent (Wiktionary)

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