Star polygon

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(Geom.) a polygon whose sides cut each other so as to form a star-shaped figure.

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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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The star shape also has the meaning of "to light up the future."
Al Shashai has also created a three dimensional version of the star shape in his installations by a skillful use of angled mirrors, in which his photographs are reflected.
To quilt this design, begin by stitching the straight-line star we used for Tangle of Lights--stitch a straight line, then travel stitch back to the center, then branch off in another direction, repeating until you create a small star shape.
I recall a brutally simple and powerful 1981 cover depicting two coat hangers, roughly twisted into a Jewish star shape, against a pale blue background.
STELLAR STUDS Using a pencil, lightly trace out a star shape around the stem of your pumpkin.
Intricate calculations and the experience of the best stone cutters were necessary to define the shape and angles, which give the Montblanc Diamond its unmistakable star shape. Carved into the Montblanc star with the patented Montblanc cut, this diamond combines high colour and clarity that make its inner light sparkles.
Using the cookie-cutter, cut out a star shape from four of the bread slices.
3 Place one triangle on top of the other, in the opposite direction, to make a star shape and then glue into place and allow to dry.
3Place 3 Place one triangle on top of the other, in the opposite direction, to make a star shape and then glue into place and allow to dry.