flexagon

noun
flex·​a·​gon | \ ˈfleksəˌgän \
plural -s

Definition of flexagon

: a folded paper figure that can be flexed along its folds to expose various arrangements of its faces

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First Known Use of flexagon

1954, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for flexagon

flex entry 1 + -agon (as in hexagon)

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“Flexagon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/flexagon. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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