# Line segment

In geometry, a line segment is a line between two different endpoints. It is represented by a line above the symbols of the two endpoints (such as ${\displaystyle {\overline {AB}}}$).[1] Unlike a line, a line segment does not extend beyond the endpoints.[2]
1. "List of Geometry and Trigonometry Symbols". Math Vault. 2020-04-17. Retrieved 2020-09-01.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)