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    Re: Bisectors and MPP - for 3 sights, equivalent to circle method
    From: Doug Royer
    Date: 2003 May 29, 16:27 -0700

    I believe it means to touch or attempt to touch.When a tangent curve is
    viewed it gets closer and closer to the object (the finer the measurements
    of the tangent curve the closer to the object)  or line but never really
    touches it.As I see it the arc touches the LOP at a single point.
    
    -----Original Message-----
    From: Peter Fogg [mailto:ffive{at}TPG.COM.AU]
    Sent: Thursday, May 29, 2003 16:10
    To: NAVIGATION-L{at}LISTSERV.WEBKAHUNA.COM
    Subject: Re: Bisectors and MPP - for 3 sights, equivalent to circle
    method
    
    
    From: "Noyce, Bill"
    > ... when I should have said
    > .  is tangent to all three LOP's
    
    Can you please explain to me what a tangent is?
    
    
    

       
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