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  1. Symbol, Mathematics. hyperbolic tangent.
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Origin of tanh

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Historical Examples of tanh

  • This cause of evil is Tanh, the thirst or craving for existence, pleasure and success.

    Hinduism and Buddhism, Vol I. (of 3)

    Charles Eliot

British Dictionary definitions for tanh


  1. hyperbolic tangent; a hyperbolic function that is the ratio of sinh to cosh
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Word Origin for tanh

C20: from tan (gent) + h (yperbolic)
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tanh in Science


  1. Abbreviation of hyperbolic tangent
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