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Point Concept

Description

The Point Concept describes the requirements for a point type. All algorithms in Boost.Geometry will check any geometry arguments against the concept requirements.

A point is an entity that has a location in space or on a plane, but has no extent (wiki). The point is the most basic geometry of Boost.Geometry, most other geometries consist of points. (Exceptions are box and segment, which might consist of two points but that is not necessarily the case.)

Concept Definition

The Point Concept is defined as following:

Available Models

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