Osculation

• (n.) The contact of one curve with another, when the number of consecutive points of the latter through which the former passes suffices for the complete determination of the former curve. • (n.) The act of kissing; a kiss.
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osculation

noun (mathematics) a contact of two curves (or two surfaces) at which they have a common tangent
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Osculation

Os`cu·la'tion noun [ Latin osculatio a kissing: confer French osculation .] 1. The act of kissing; a kiss. 2. (Geom.) The contact of one curve with another, when the number of consecutive points of the latter through which the former passes suffices for the complet...
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osculation

osculation, osculatory 1. The act of kissing. 2. A kiss. 3. Close contact. 4. In mathematics, a contact, as between two curves or surfaces, at three or more common points.
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osculation

the act of kissing
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osculation

[n] - (mathematics) a contact of two curves (or two surfaces) at which they have a common tangent
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