Meaning of POLYGON in English

POLYGON

noun

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■ ADJECTIVE

regular

They are completely regular solids: each has all of its faces repeating a regular polygon , triangle, square or pentagon.

Experiment will reveal that any regular polygon needs similar adjustment to transform a geometric shape into a sensory image.

The corners of any regular polygon rest on the circumference of a circumscribing circle.

In similar ways, arcs, ellipses and regular polygons can be described.

Higher resolution costs more money but if the resolution is too low then straight lines look jagged and circles become regular polygons .

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Experiment will reveal that any regular polygon needs similar adjustment to transform a geometric shape into a sensory image.

Figure 7.4 Closure error in polygon digitizing.

I am here allowing polygons of general shape, and one needs some adequately computable way of displaying the individual tiles.

McAlpine and Cook evaluated these results by classifying the derived polygons by size and boundary complexity.

The error can spread over the polygon by altering the positions of the boundary points appropriately.

The separate polygons showing the hydrological, biological and water quality parameters of Lake Tahoe should be capable of being overlaid.

They are completely regular solids: each has all of its faces repeating a regular polygon , triangle, square or pentagon.

Write a formula that shows the relationship between the amount of degrees in a polygon and the number of sides it has.

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