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Perpendicular bisector

A line, segment or ray that divides a segment into two congruent parts and is perpendicular to the segment

<p>A line, segment or ray that divides a segment into two congruent parts and is perpendicular to the segment</p>
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Angle bisector

A segment that connects a vertex of a triangle to the midpoint of the opposite side

<p>A segment that connects a vertex of a triangle to the midpoint of the opposite side</p>
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Altitude

A segment that connects a vertex of a triangle to the opposite sides so that it is perpendicular to that side

<p>A segment that connects a vertex of a triangle to the opposite sides so that it is perpendicular to that side</p>
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Circumcenter

The point at which the three perpendicular bisectors intersect a triangle

<p>The point at which the three perpendicular bisectors intersect a triangle</p>
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Incenter

The point at which three angle bisectors intersect a triangle

<p>The point at which three angle bisectors intersect a triangle</p>
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Centroid

The point at which three medians intersect in a triangle

<p>The point at which three medians intersect in a triangle</p>
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Orthocenter

The point at which the three altitudes intersect in a triangle

<p>The point at which the three altitudes intersect in a triangle</p>
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