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### Definition of Trisects

**1.** trisect [v] - See also: trisect

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### Literary usage of Trisects

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**1.** *Modern Geometry* by Charles Godfrey, Arthur Warry Siddons (1908)

"Then G is the centroid: it lies on the median Aa and **trisects** it. Similarly the
same point G lies 01j each of the other medians, ..."**2.** *The Annals of Philosophy* by Richard Phillips, E W Brayley (1824)

"3,)—Drawing the diameter Ep, and the line Apr the latter bisects the radius Bc
in q, and **trisects** BE in r. Let jV be the point in which EP, perpendicular to ..."**3.** *Plane Geometry: With Problems and Applications* by Herbert Ellsworth Slaught, Nels Johann Lennes (1910)

"That is, O **trisects** AE and BD. In the same way we find that AE and CH meet in a
point o' which **trisects** each of them. ..."**4.** *The Mechanics' Magazine, Museum, Register, Journal, and Gazette* (1845)

"... tiple arc will coincide with the point which **trisects** the given arc A B.
This can be proved arithmetically at once on the well-known problem for ..."**5.** *The Elements of Plane and Solid Geometry: With Numerous Exercises* by Edward Albert Bowser (1891)

"Let ABC be aA ; D, E, F, the mid. pts. of BC, AC, AB; and AD, BE, CF, the three
medial lines. To prove that these lines meet in the pt. that **trisects** them. ..."