: one that bisectsespecially: a straight line that bisects an angle or a line segment
Examples of bisector in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebAny two distinct points have a unique perpendicular bisector.
Quanta Magazine, 22 May 2019 The perpendicular bisector is a very useful tool in Euclidean geometry.
Quanta Magazine, 22 May 2019 Gabriella Figueroa, 16, a junior, had been in geometry class working on angle bisectors when the alarm sounded.
Anchorage Daily News, 15 Feb. 2018 In geometry class, Gabriella Figueroa, 16, a junior, had been working on angle bisectors when the alarm sounded.
Audra D. S. Burch And Patricia Mazzei, New York Times, 14 Feb. 2018
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