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hexagonnoun [C]

 us   /ˈhek·səˌɡɑn/
geometry a ​flatshape that has six ​straightsides
(Definition of hexagon from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “hexagon”
in Spanish hexágono…
in Vietnamese hình lục giác…
in Malaysian heksagon…
in Thai รูปหกเหลี่ยม…
in French hexagone…
in German das Sechseck…
in Chinese (Simplified) 六边形,六角形…
in Turkish altıgen…
in Russian шестиугольник…
in Indonesian segi enam…
in Chinese (Traditional) 六邊形,六角形…
in Polish sześciokąt…
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