3 Definitions of Secant

The meaning of the word secant, the definition of Secant:

a. - Cutting; divivding into two parts; as, a secant line.

a. - A line that cuts another; especially, a straight line cutting a curve in two or more points.

a. - A right line drawn from the center of a circle through one end of a circular arc, and terminated by a tangent drawn from the other end; the number expressing the ratio line of this line to the radius of the circle. See Trigonometrical function, under Function.

The word "secant" uses 6 letters: A C E N S T

Direct anagrams of secant:

ascent centas enacts stance

Words formed by adding one letter before or after secant, or to secant in any order:

a - catenas   c - accents   d - decants descant scanted   e - cetanes tenaces   h - chasten   i - acetins cineast   l - cantles centals lancets   n - nascent   o - octanes   r - canters carnets nectars recants scanter tanrecs trances   s - ascents secants stances   u - nutcase  

Shorter words found within secant:

ace aces acne acnes act acts ae an ane anes ant ante antes ants as at ate ates can cane canes cans canst cant cants case cast caste cat cate cates cats cent cents cesta east eat eats en enact ens es et eta etas etna etnas na nae nates ne neat neats nest net nets sac sae sane sat sate scan scant scat scena scent sea seat sec sect sen sent set seta stane ta tace taces tae tan tans tas te tea teas tec ten tens

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