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Gauss's Line
Let ABC be a triangle. Let a line intersect the sides of ABC (perhaps extended) at A', B', and C'. Then the midpoints of the segments AA', BB', and CC' are collinear.
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Jay Warendorff
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See problem 6 in
Classical Theorems in Plane Geometry
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