Geometry Vocab + definitions

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Midsegment Bisector
A line that connects the midpoints of two sides in a triangle.
Altitude Bisector
A line that connects the vertex of a triangle with the opposite side so that it makes a 90 degree angle.
Orthocenter ( Altitude Bisector)
The point where the altitudes intersect
Median Bisector
A line that connects the vertex of a triangle with the midpoint of the opposite side.
Centroid (median bisector)
The point where the medians intersect.
Angle Bisector
A line that divides an angle into two equal parts.
Incenter (angle bisector)
The point where the angle bisectors intersect.
Perpendicular Bisector
A line that intersects a segment at its midpoint and creates a 90 degree angle.
Circumcenter ( Perpendicular Bisector)
The point where the perpendicular bisectors intersect.