hyperbolic tangent

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hyperbolic tangent (plural hyperbolic tangents)

  1. (mathematics) a hyperbolic function that is written in symbol tanh and defined as the following:
    \tanh(x) = \frac{\sinh(x)}{\cosh(x)} = \frac{e^x - e^{-x}}{e^x + e^{-x}}

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