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Topic: What is circle?
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RE: What is circle?
Posted: Aug 21, 2003 6:31 PM
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Usually, I have seen a circle define as a the set of coplanar points equidistant from a single point called the center.


-----Original Message-----
From: Svetlana [mailto://]
Sent: Thursday, August 21, 2003 12:59 PM
Subject: What is circle?

I agree that circle is not a polygon, but then how do you define
circle and how would you classify circle( the way we clasify square or
triangle as polygon) ?

Thanks in advance!

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