(āp'ō-āp'sĭs)(n) The highest point of an objects orbit around a planetary body. One of my favorite words.
The killing of a god.
A plane curve generated by the locus of the point at which a variable tangent to a rectangular hyperbola intersects a perpendicular from the center to the tangent. Equation: r 2= 2 a 2cosθ.
Crying out noisily; clamorous. Basically, "really loud"
Tending to be different or develop in different directions.
The climax of something's development or deification.
A straight line approached by a given curve as one of the variables in the equation of the curve approaches infinity.