# sine curve

a curve described by the equation y = sin x, the ordinate being equal to the sine of the abscissa.

## Origin of sine curve

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## Words Nearby sine curve

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## How to use sine curve in a sentence

Behind them the ship sent up an oily plume and the sine-curve wail of the radioactivity warning could be faintly heard.

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*sine curve*.Describe the construction and application of the

*sine curve*.Hawkins Electrical Guide, Number One | Nehemiah HawkinsThis increase is indicated by the gradual rise of the

*sine curve*from E to F.Hawkins Electrical Guide, Number One | Nehemiah HawkinsIs the direct current indicated by the

*sine curve*in figs. 174 to 178 continuous?Hawkins Electrical Guide, Number One | Nehemiah Hawkins

## British Dictionary definitions for sine curve

a curve of the equation y = sin x: Also called: sinusoid

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