incircle

[ in-sur-kuh l ]
/ ˈɪnˌsɜr kəl /

noun Geometry.

a circle inscribed within a triangle.

Nearby words

  1. incinerator,
  2. incipience,
  3. incipiency,
  4. incipient,
  5. incipit,
  6. incisal,
  7. incisal guide angle,
  8. incise,
  9. incised,
  10. incised wound

Origin of incircle

First recorded in 1880–85; in-1 + circle

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Idioms and Phrases with in circles

in circles

see go around in circles.

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