twelve-sided


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Adj.1.twelve-sided - having twelve sides
many-sided, multilateral - having many parts or sides
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Even a Master of Arts in our University of Wentbridge has been known to confuse a ten-sided with a twelve-sided Polygon; and there is hardly a Doctor of Science in or out of that famous University who could pretend to decide promptly and unhesitatingly between a twenty-sided and a twenty-four sided member of the Aristocracy.
The limited edition coin, being issued as part of the 2017 anniversary celebrations, is the first twelve-sided sovereign coin ever struck - and that's why people are champing at the bit to get their hands on one.
Final specification of the coin is expected to be finalised after a public consultation, but the proposed coin in expected to be distinctly British with a twelve-sided shape, similar to the pre-decimalisation threepence piece.
About form of ponds Pirnia writes: These ponds were Iranian hexagonal, twelve-sided and rectangular with golden proportions; they were made round in some cities such as Shiraz.
The twelve-sided barn was built in 1882 by Alexander Walbridge and patterned on a twelve-sided railway roundhouse, complete with turntable.
He found an old box with a gas mask in from WWII, a ration book, and a curious twelve-sided silver coin with three plants resembling dandelions on one side, and some unremarkable royal head on the other.
Nonetheless, the new Riviera MAGNUM XXL watches retain the sporting, sophisticated attributes of the legendary Riviera line: the twelve-sided bezel characterizing the Riviera line since 1973, solidly secured to the case by four black PVD-coated screws; guaranteed water resistance to 200 meters thanks to the case construction with its screw-down back and crown; as well as scratch-resistant glareproofed sapphire crystals to ensure optimal sturdiness and readability.
Nonetheless, the new Riviera Magnum XXL watches retain the sporting, sophisticated attributes of the legendary Riviera line: the twelve-sided bezel characterizing the Riviera line since 1973, solidly secured to the case by four black PVD-coated screws; guaranteed water resistance to 200 metres thanks to the case construction with its screw-down back and crown; as well as scratch-resistant glareproofed sapphire crystals to ensure optimal sturdiness and readability.