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Line Perpendicular to Two Intersecting Lines
If a line is perpendicular to each of two intersecting noncollinear lines at their point of intersection, then the line is perpendicular to the plane determined by them.
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Heather Byrne
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Line Perpendicular to Two Intersecting Lines
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