Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

barycentric coordinate system

[bar-uh-sen-trik]
noun Mathematics.
  1. a system of coordinates for an n-dimensional Euclidean space in which each point is represented by n constants whose sum is 1 and whose product with a given set of linearly independent points equals the point.
Show More

Origin of barycentric coordinate system

< Greek barý(s) heavy + -centric
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018