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  • noun

Synonyms for cosecant

ratio of the hypotenuse to the opposite side of a right-angled triangle

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Graphs were displayed as a stream of data points forming a sine, cosine, secant, or cosecant function.
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The unit's vertical patterns have been tailored to conform to a cosecant squared power envelope, which produces the optimum amount of null fill and upper sidelobe suppression.
This includes three cosecant squared auto-tracking antennas plus a fourth dual-axis tracking antenna, telemetry receivers, diversity combiners and bit synchronizers.
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