the axis of a hyperbola perpendicular to the transverse axis at a point equidistant from the foci.
the segment of this axis equal to one side of a rectangle that has its other side equal to the transverse axis and diagonals that are along the asymptotes of the hyperbola.
[koh-non] /ˈkoʊ nɒn/ noun 1. died a.d. 687, pope 686–687.
[koh-nuh-shen-tee, kon-uh-; Italian kaw-naw-shen-tee] /ˌkoʊ nəˈʃɛn ti, ˌkɒn ə-; Italian ˌkɔ nɔˈʃɛn ti/ plural noun, singular conoscente [koh-nuh-shen-tee; Italian kaw-naw-shen-te] /ˌkoʊ nəˈʃɛn ti; Italian ˌkɔ nɔˈʃɛn tɛ/ (Show IPA) 1. . /ˌkɒnəʊˈʃɛntɪ/ plural noun (sing) -te (-tiː) 1. a variant spelling of cognoscenti
[koh-nuh-skohp, kon-uh-] /ˈkoʊ nəˌskoʊp, ˈkɒn ə-/ noun, Optics. 1. a polarizing microscope for giving interference figures and for determining the principal axis of a crystal.
complementary nondeterministic polynomial