Hyperbolic functions


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Related to Hyperbolic functions: Hyperbolic cosine, Inverse hyperbolic functions
(Math.) certain functions which have relations to the hyperbola corresponding to those which sines, cosines, tangents, etc., have to the circle; and hence, called hyperbolic sines, hyperbolic cosines, etc.

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