In geometry, the Fermat point of a triangle, also called the Torricelli point or Fermat–Torricelli point, is a point such that the total distance from the three vertices of the triangle to the point is the minimum possible. It is so named because this problem was first raised by Fermat in a private letter to Evangelista Torricelli, who solved it. The Fermat point gives a solution to the geometric median and Steiner tree problems for three points.

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• In geometry, the Fermat point of a triangle, also called the Torricelli point or Fermat–Torricelli point, is a point such that the total distance from the three vertices of the triangle to the point is the minimum possible. It is so named because this problem was first raised by Fermat in a private letter to Evangelista Torricelli, who solved it. The Fermat point gives a solution to the geometric median and Steiner tree problems for three points. (en)
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• In geometry, the Fermat point of a triangle, also called the Torricelli point or Fermat–Torricelli point, is a point such that the total distance from the three vertices of the triangle to the point is the minimum possible. It is so named because this problem was first raised by Fermat in a private letter to Evangelista Torricelli, who solved it. The Fermat point gives a solution to the geometric median and Steiner tree problems for three points. (en)
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• Fermat point (en)
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