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tangential
used in The Killer Angels

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Definition
touching the current issue, but with minor or no relevance
  • Pickett moved to the rail fence and sat there and said, "Let me tell you the story of old Tangent, which is Dick Ewell's horse, which as God is my final judge is not only the slowest and orneriest piece of horseflesh in all this here army, but possibly also the slowest horse in this hemisphere, or even in the history of all slow horses.
    2.5 — Day 2 Chapter 5 (86% in)

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