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tangential
used in Nine Stories

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Definition
touching the current issue, but with minor or no relevance
  • In a squatting position, with the sun at her back and a light breeze riffling her silky, blond hair, she was busily piling twelve or fourteen shuffleboard discs into two tangent stacks, one for the black discs, one for the red.
    9 — Teddy (31% in)

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