how to pronounce asymptote


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asymptote is pronounced in three syllables

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meanings of asymptote


  1. A straight line which a curve approaches arbitrarily closely, as they go to infinity. The limit of the curve, its tangent "at infinity".
  2. Anything which comes near to but never meets something else.


  1. To approach, but never quite touch, a straight line, as something goes to infinity.

asymptote frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word asymptote occurs in english on average 0.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics asymptote can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that asymptote can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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