three-point problem

noun

Definition of three-point problem

: the problem of locating the point of observation from the observed angles subtended by three known sides of a triangle either by mathematical calculation or by plotting with a station pointer

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“Three-point problem.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/three-point%20problem. Accessed 19 Jan. 2021.

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