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1. Having six sides.
2. Containing a hexagon or shaped like one.
3. Mineralogy Having three equal axes intersecting at angles of 60° in one plane and one axis of variable length that is perpendicular to the others.

hex·ag′o·nal·ly adv.
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The result of this procedure was a block copolymer with a composition allowing the formation of hexagonally packed PLA cylinders in a PS matrix [30].
Visit Fingal's Cave on the island of Staffa, Inner Hebrides, to see the stunning hexagonally jointed basalt columns.
Inspired by an octagonal rifling system devised by his colleague on the Board of Ordnance project, Westley Richards, Whitworth came up with his own hexagonally bored rifle ban-el of .
uk Breathtaking cave Take a boat trip to the uninhabited island of Staffa, in the Inner Hebrides, to see a spectacle created from hexagonally jointed basalt columns.
It's called the Hexa Space and features eight seats that are, as the name suggests, hexagonally shaped, fitting together in the seating plan like a jigsaw puzzle.
Phil was then presented with his very own vuvuzela (custom made, hexagonally shaped to match the SALT mirror segments) and signed by members of the SALT team.
Inspired by the shape of traditional lanterns, he weaved a basket-like structure using hexagonally bent glass tubes in combination with silken cords.
These are fused together into a hexagonally packed array.
technical accounts of the hexagonally ordered arrangements of
When finished, you will have a folded paper that is hexagonally shaped when flat.
3) The non-close-packed colloidal monolayers are comprised of hexagonally ordered silica particles on silicon wafers.
All three models now share a common grille design made up of hexagonally perforated strips.