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centroid

Line breaks: cen|troid
Pronunciation: /ˈsɛntrɔɪd
 
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Definition of centroid in English:

noun

Mathematics
The centre of mass of a geometric object of uniform density.
Example sentences
  • Clearly the centroid of the planar region surrounded by the polygon is at point A.
  • The volume ratio for the sphere and cylinder can be derived from first principles without using levers and centroids.
  • When three sides are concurrent, they intersect at the centroid of the triangle.

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