Examples from the Web for tangentially
At Davos, the issue is tangentially on the agenda, with sessions on youth unemployment.
The internal language and logic of the markets is related to what is going on in the real world, but right now only tangentially.
Some of the blocks are cut radially and some tangentially, as indicated in the figure.
The appendage should have the appearance of flowing smoothly and, if possible, tangentially from the primary mass.Industrial Arts Design|William H. Varnum
The plane of cleavage is parallel to the grain, either radially or tangentially.
The fusees are fixed obliquely and not tangentially to their peripheries.A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines|Andrew Ure
It shows best in rotary cut veneer and tangentially sawed lumber.American Forest Trees|Henry H. Gibson