equilateral hyperbola


: a hyperbola with its asymptotes at right angles

Word History

First Known Use

1880, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of equilateral hyperbola was in 1880

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“Equilateral hyperbola.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/equilateral%20hyperbola. Accessed 16 Jun. 2024.

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