center of volume

center of volume

[′sen·tər əv ′väl·yəm]
(mathematics)
For a three-dimensional figure, the center of mass of a homogeneous solid having the same boundaries as the figures. Also known as center of figure; centroid.
References in periodicals archive ?
The facility will be located near the center of volume growth on Lucid s rapidly expanding gas gathering system and in close proximity to multiple residue gas and natural gas liquids markets.
Comparison of log volume estimates using formulae for log center of gravity and center of volume.
1994) which used the center of gravity rather than the center of volume as the midpoint of the log.

Full browser ?