chilˈiagon noun
A plane figure with 1000 angles
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  • Chiliagon — Chil i*a*gon, n. [Gr. ?; chi lioi a thousand + ? angle.] A plane figure of a thousand angles and sides. Barlow. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Chiliagon — Regular chiliagon A whole regular chiliagon is not visually discernible from a circle. The lower section is a portion of a regular chiliagon, 200 times larger than the smaller one, with the vertices highlighted. Edges and vertices 1000 Schläfli… …   Wikipedia

  • chiliagon — noun /ˈkɪlɪæɡən/ (rare) A polygon with a thousand vertices and a thousand edges. , 1995: If Kants claim is just that it is impossible to have a sensory experience of the absence of space, then by contrast it is not impossible to have a sensory… …   Wiktionary

  • chiliagon — (Gk., chilioi, 1,000 + gonia, angle) A closed plane figure with 1,000 internal angles (thus almost indistinguishable from a circle). Chiliasm is the doctrine that Christ will come again and reign for 1,000 years, a form of millenarianism …   Philosophy dictionary

  • Polygon — For other uses, see Polygon (disambiguation). Some polygons of different kinds In geometry a polygon (   …   Wikipedia

  • Quadrilateral — This article is about four sided mathematical shapes. For other uses, see Quadrilateral (disambiguation). Quadrilateral Six different types of quadrilaterals Edges and vertices 4 …   Wikipedia

  • Triangle — This article is about the basic geometric shape. For other uses, see Triangle (disambiguation). Isosceles and Acute Triangle redirect here. For the trapezoid, see Isosceles trapezoid. For The Welcome to Paradox episode, see List of Welcome to… …   Wikipedia

  • Pentagram — For other uses, see Pentagram (disambiguation). Regular pentagram A pentagram Type Star polygon Edges and vertices 5 Schläfli symbol {5/2} …   Wikipedia

  • List of mathematical shapes — Following is a list of some mathematically well defined shapes. See also list of polygons, polyhedra and polytopes and list of geometric shapes.0D with no surface*point1D with 0D surface*interval *line2D with 1D surface*Bézier curve: ( As + Bt )… …   Wikipedia

  • Star polygon — Set of regular star polygons {5/2} {7/2} …   Wikipedia

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