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arc cosecant

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noun Trigonometry.

the angle, measured in radians, that has a cosecant equal to a given number. Abbreviation: arc csc; Symbol: csc−1

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Also called inverse cosecant .

Origin of arc cosecant

First recorded in 1905–10
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Scientific definitions for arc cosecant

arc cosecant

The inverse of the cosecant function.
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