Weiler-Atherton clipping algorithm

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A polygon-clipping algorithm that is capable of clipping a concave polygon with interior holes to the boundaries of another concave polygon also with interior holes. (A concave polygon has an interior angle greater than 180°.) It is thus more general, though more complex, than the Sutherland—Hodgman clipping algorithm.

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