Examples of polygon in a sentence
Pentagons, hexagons, and octagons are all kinds of polygons.
Origin and Etymology of polygon
Late Latin polygonum, from Greek polygōnon, from neuter of polygōnos polygonal, from poly- + gōnia angle — more at -gon
First Known Use: circa 1560
POLYGON Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of polygon for English Language Learners
mathematics : a flat shape that has three or more straight lines and angles
POLYGON Defined for Kids
Definition of polygon for Students
: a flat geometric figure having three or more straight sides
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