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noun as in closed plane figure

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Part of the process is seeing that unfold, seeing how communities of interest identify their members, the polygon that contains their community and how they define that.

Everything in a game will look just a little more realistic, like they’re actual objects instead of well-made polygons.

The red polygon is one of a series of tornado warning boxes issued by the Weather Service.

While technical shortcomings such as broken polygons or low-resolution textures are clear indicators of “poor graphics,” ultimately what is “good” comes down to taste.

I didn’t even have to sit through countless rubble-cities and the eternal melodrama and the endless wisecracking and the infinite polygons.

For longer bridges the funicular polygon affords a method of determining maximum bending moments which is perhaps more convenient.

Fig. 69 b is the polygon of external forces, and 69 c is half the reciprocal figure.

The regiment had evacuated Polygon Wood on the night of the third.

It is the most northern part of Central America, in shape like a polygon, with the southern side the longest.

The term polygon is applied to figures having flat sides equidistant from a common centre.


On this page you'll find 12 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to polygon, such as: shape, form, decagon, null, hexagon, and octagon.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.