# Cosecant

### From Conservapedia

The **cosecant** is a trigonometric function describing the ratio of the hypotenuse to the opposite side in a right triangle. It is often abbreviated as *cosec* or *cose*.

The **cosecant** is a trigonometric function describing the ratio of the hypotenuse to the opposite side in a right triangle. It is often abbreviated as *cosec* or *cose*.