- The definition of a hexagon is a figure with six sides.
A stop sign with six sides is an example of a hexagon.
This stop sign is a hexagon.Licensed from iStockPhoto
Origin: L hexagonum from Glassical Greek hexagōnon, hexagon, neuter of hexagōnos, six-cornered from hex, six plush gōnia, a corner, angle: see knee
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Origin: Latin hexagōnum, from Greek hexagōnos, having six angles : hexa-, hexa- + -gōnos, angled; see -gon.
hexagon - Cultural Definition
A polygon having six sides.
hexagon - Science Definition
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