# radical axis

the line such that tangents drawn from any point of the line to two given circles are equal in length.

## Origin of radical axis

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## Words Nearby radical axis

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## How to use radical axis in a sentence

I will conclude this lecture with a few remarks on the nature and properties of the

*radical axis*.The Romance of Mathematics | P. HampsonThe intersections which lie on the

*radical axis*are two out of the four intersections of the two circles.There are several methods of constructing the

*radical axis*in this case.

## British Dictionary definitions for radical axis

a line from any point of which tangents to two given circles are of equal length. It is the line joining the points of intersection of two circles

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