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octagon

oc·ta·gon

 (ŏk′tə-gŏn′)
n.
A polygon with eight sides and eight angles.

[Latin octagōnon, from Greek oktagōnon, from neuter of oktagōnos, octagonal : okta-, octo- + -gōnos, angled; see -gon.]
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octagon

(ˈɒktəɡən) or less commonly

octangle

n
(Mathematics) a polygon having eight sides
[C17: via Latin from Greek oktagōnos, having eight angles]
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oc•ta•gon

(ˈɒk təˌgɒn, -gən)

n.
a polygon having eight angles and eight sides.
[1650–60; < Latin < Greek oktágōnos having eight angles]
oc•tag′o•nal (-ˈtæg ə nl) adj.
oc•tag′o•nal•ly, adv.
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octagon

oc·ta·gon

(ŏk′tə-gŏn′)
A polygon having eight sides.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.octagon - an eight-sided polygonoctagon - an eight-sided polygon    
polygon, polygonal shape - a closed plane figure bounded by straight sides
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Translations
مُثَمَّن الأضْلاع
oktagonottekant
nyolcszög
átthyrningur
aštuonkampis
astoņstūris
osemuholník
sekizgen

octagon

[ˈɒktəgən] Noctágono m
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

octagon

[ˈɒktəgən] noctogone m
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

octagon

nAchteck nt, → Oktogon nt, → Oktagon nt
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

octagon

[ˈɒktəgən] nottagono
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

octagon

(ˈoktəgən) , ((American) -gon) noun
two-dimensional figure with eight sides.
octagonal (okˈtӕgənl) adjective
having eight sides. an octagonal figure.
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