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circumcenter

[ sur-kuhm-sen-ter ]
/ ˈsɜr kəmˌsɛn tər /
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noun Geometry.
the center of a circumscribed circle; that point where any two perpendicular bisectors of the sides of a polygon inscribed in the circle intersect.
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Origin of circumcenter

First recorded in 1885–90; circum- + center
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