circumradius

[sur-kuh m-rey-dee-uh s]

noun, plural cir·cum·ra·di·i [sur-kuh m-rey-dee-ahy] /ˌsɜr kəmˈreɪˈdiˌaɪ/, cir·cum·ra·di·us·es. Geometry.

the radius of the circle circumscribed around a triangle.

Nearby words

  1. circumnavigation,
  2. circumnutate,
  3. circumnutation,
  4. circumocular,
  5. circumpolar,
  6. circumrotate,
  7. circumscissile,
  8. circumscribe,
  9. circumscribed,
  10. circumscribed myxedema

Origin of circumradius


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