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Taylor Circle

From the feet of each Altitude of a Triangle, draw lines Perpendicular to the adjacent sides. Then the feet of these perpendiculars lie on a Circle called the Taylor Circle.

See also Tucker Circles


Johnson, R. A. Modern Geometry: An Elementary Treatise on the Geometry of the Triangle and the Circle. Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin, p. 277, 1929.

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