[ sen-troid ]
/ ˈsɛn trɔɪd /
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How to use centroid in a sentence
Above the centroid of compression there is nothing but a trifling amount of embedment of the stirrup.Some Mooted Questions in Reinforced Concrete Design|Edward Godfrey
The medians of a triangle are concurrent in the centroid, or center of gravity of the triangle.The Teaching of Geometry|David Eugene Smith
British Dictionary definitions for centroid
/ (ˈsɛntrɔɪd) /
- the centre of mass of an object of uniform density, esp of a geometric figure
- (of a finite set) the point whose coordinates are the mean values of the coordinates of the points of the set
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