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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The inverse function of the sine; the angle that has a sine equal to a given number.

Usage examples (18)
  • Ratios and percentages were arcsine transformed prior to statistical analysis.
  • As both orgNSAF and wcNSAF values essentially represent percentages, all data were arcsine transformed
  • Does sin-3 x, for example, mean the reciprocal of the cube of the sine of x, or the cube of the arcsine of x?
  • The range of the arcsine function is limited to values of y between, and including, -90 and 90 (-/2 rad and/2 rad). for more
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