Definition of Polygon. Meaning of Polygon. Synonyms of Polygon

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Definition of Polygon

Polygon
Polygon Pol"y*gon, n. [Gr. poly`gwnos polygonal; poly`s many + gwni`a angle: cf. F. polygone.] (Geom.) A plane figure having many angles, and consequently many sides; esp., one whose perimeter consists of more than four sides; any figure having many angles. Polygon of forces (Mech.), a polygonal figure, the sides of which, taken successively, represent, in length and direction, several forces acting simultaneously upon one point, so that the side necessary to complete the figure represents the resultant of those forces. Cf. Parallelogram of forces, under Parallelogram.

Meaning of Polygon from wikipedia

- polygon accordingly. A polygonal boundary may be allowed to cross over itself, creating star polygons and other self-intersecting polygons. A polygon...
- Polygon is an American video game website that publishes news, culture, reviews, and videos. At its October 2012 launch as Vox Media's third property...
- The Multinational Aircrew Electronic Warfare Tactics Facility Polygone - POLYGONE is an Electronic Warfare Tactics Range located on the border between...
- of "polygon" Star polygon, a star-like polygon Polygon (computer graphics), a representation of a polygon in computer graphics Polygon Books, an imprint...
- Sena or known its trade name as Polygon Bikes is an Indonesian bicycle manufacturer based in Sidoarjo, East Java. Polygon operates manufacturing facilities...
- regular polygon is a polygon that is equiangular (all angles are equal in measure) and equilateral (all sides have the same length). Regular polygons may...
- convex polygon is a simple polygon (not self-intersecting) in which no line segment between two points on the boundary ever goes outside the polygon. Equivalently...
- geometry, the point-in-polygon (PIP) problem asks whether a given point in the plane lies inside, outside, or on the boundary of a polygon. It is a special...
- In com****tional geometry, polygon triangulation is the decomposition of a polygonal area (simple polygon) P into a set of triangles, i.e., finding a set...
- cir****scribed circle or cir****circle of a polygon is a circle that p****es through all the vertices of the polygon. The center of this circle is called the...
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