Lemniscate

Pronunciation: /ˈlɛmnɪsˌkeɪt/ ?
A lemniscate is a curve that resembles a figure eight. r^2=a^2 cos(2*theta), r^2=a^2 sin(2*theta)

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Lemniscate. 2001-01-01. All Math Words Encyclopedia. Life is a Story Problem LLC. http://www.allmathwords.org/en/l/lemniscate.html.

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