circumcenter

noun
cir·​cum·​cen·​ter | \ ˈsər-kəm-ˌsen-tər How to pronounce circumcenter (audio) \

Definition of circumcenter

: the point at which the perpendicular bisectors of the sides of a triangle intersect and which is equidistant from the three vertices

First Known Use of circumcenter

circa 1889, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of circumcenter was circa 1889

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“Circumcenter.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/circumcenter. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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