Definition of barycentric in English:


Line breaks: bary|cen¦tric
Pronunciation: /ˌbarɪˈsɛntrɪk


Relating to the centre of gravity.
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  • When the results of the analysis started coming in, it turned out that the initial estimate was almost entirely correct: The scores of all the triplet and pulse candidates, both barycentric and non-barycentric, had indeed gone down.
  • The three probabilities can be viewed as the barycentric coordinates of a vector p =, and the corresponding vector is mapped onto a two-dimensional simplex
  • The most important are the barycentric and trilinear coordinates.


late 19th century: from Greek barus 'heavy' + -centric.



Pronunciation: /ˈbarɪsɛntə/
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  • This message appears when the barycentre is equal to zero as the result of the computation.
  • We shall look at the asymptotics of the barycentres of independent copies of Brownian motions on the hyperbolic spaces.
  • The arrival times given are those of the centre of the first main pulse after midnight at infinite frequency at the barycentre of the solar system, in seconds.

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