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```TANH(3)			   Linux Programmer's Manual		       TANH(3)

NAME
tanh, tanhf, tanhl - hyperbolic tangent function

SYNOPSIS
#include <math.h>

double tanh(double x);
float tanhf(float x);
long double tanhl(long double x);

Feature Test Macro Requirements for glibc (see feature_test_macros(7)):

tanhf(), tanhl(): _BSD_SOURCE || _SVID_SOURCE || _XOPEN_SOURCE >= 600
|| _ISOC99_SOURCE; or cc -std=c99

DESCRIPTION
The tanh() function returns the	hyperbolic  tangent  of	 x,  which  is
defined mathematically as:

tanh(x) = sinh(x) / cosh(x)

RETURN VALUE
On success, these functions return the hyperbolic tangent of x.

If x is a NaN, a NaN is returned.

If x is +0 (-0), +0 (-0) is returned.

If x is positive infinity (negative infinity), +1 (-1) is returned.

ERRORS
No errors occur.

CONFORMING TO
C99, POSIX.1-2001.  The variant returning double also conforms to SVr4,
4.3BSD, C89.

acosh(3), asinh(3), atanh(3), cosh(3), ctanh(3), sinh(3)

COLOPHON
This page is part of release 3.22 of the Linux  man-pages  project.   A
description  of	the project, and information about reporting bugs, can
be found at http://www.kernel.org/doc/man-pages/.

2008-08-05			       TANH(3)
```
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