orthocentre


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orthocentre

(ˈɔːθəʊˌsɛntə) or

orthocenter

n
(Mathematics) the point of intersection of any two altitudes of a triangle
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orthocentre

orthocentre

orthocenter (Am) [ˈɔːθəʊˌsɛntəʳ] nortocentro
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* The three heights (altitudes) of a triangle intersect at one point (are concurrent at a point), called the orthocentre of the triangle.
The dissection in Figure 5a is obtained by finding the centre of the equilateral triangle, which is the incentre and the circumcentre and the orthocentre of this symmetrical triangle.
The listed properties of the found configuration clearly indicate that the required position for P is the orthocentre of the triangle ABC.