# bisector

[bahy-sek-ter, bahy-sek-]

## Origin of bisector

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## Examples from the Web for bisector

### Historical Examples of bisector

The bisector of an angle of a triangle divides the opposite side into segments which are proportional to the adjacent sides.

The Teaching of GeometryDavid Eugene Smith

This proposition enables us to compute the length of a bisector of a triangle if the lengths of the sides are known.

The Teaching of GeometryDavid Eugene Smith

## bisector

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