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  1. tangential

    • IPA[tanˈjen(t)SH(ə)l]

    美式

    • adj.
      relating to or along a tangent;diverging from a previous course or line; erratic
    • 釋義

    形容詞

    • 1. relating to or along a tangent a tangential line
    • diverging from a previous course or line; erratic tangential thoughts
    • hardly touching a matter; peripheral the reforms were tangential to efforts to maintain a basic standard of life
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    • IPA[tanˈdʒɛn(t)ʃl]

    英式

    • adj.
      relating to or along a tangent: a tangential line

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