limited tangent

Let the tangent line t of a given curve γ have the tangency point T and go through another point P.  Then the segment PT of t is a limited tangent from the point P to γ.

Title limited tangent
Canonical name LimitedTangent
Date of creation 2013-03-22 15:07:11
Last modified on 2013-03-22 15:07:11
Owner mathcam (2727)
Last modified by mathcam (2727)
Numerical id 5
Author mathcam (2727)
Entry type Definition
Classification msc 51M99
Synonym restricted tangent