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  • v. To draw outside of; used to designate a circle that touches one of the sides of a given triangle, and also the other two sides produced.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To draw so as to touch the one side of a triangle outside of the triangle, and the other two sides produced: as, an escribed circle.

Etymologies

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Latin e out, out of + scribere to write.

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