Definition of Octangle

1. Noun. A geometric figure with eight corners, an octagon. ¹



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Definition of Octangle

1. an octagon [n -S] - See also: octagon

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Octangle

octamethyl pyrophosphoramide
octamethylcyclotetrasiloxane
octamethyltrisiloxane
octamylamine
octan
octandioic acid
octandria
octandrous
octane
octane number
octane numbers
octane rating
octanedioic acid
octanedione
octanes
octangle (current term)
octangles
octangular
octangularly
octanoate
octanoates
octanoic
octanoic acid
octanol
octanols
octanose
octanoses
octanoyl
octanoyl-CoA synthetase
octanoyls

Literary usage of Octangle

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1. The Cambridge and Dublin Mathematical Journal by William Whewell, Duncan Farquharson Gregory, Robert Leslie Ellis, William Thomson Kelvin, Norman Macleod Ferrers (1852)
"... octangle. It is easily shewn that the points ABCDEFGH are the angles of a complete ... octangle whose ..."

2. The Cambridge and Dublin Mathematical Journal (1852)
"... octangle. Considering then (1) and (2) as a single system, it will have eight angular points ABCDA'B'C'D, twelve faces (1, 2), sixteen edges and four ..."

3. Painting, Sculpture and Architecture as Representative Arts; an Essay in by George Lansing Raymond (1895)
"A way somewhat less gradual, is through a use of straight lines OOO combined with very obtuse angles, as in an octangle. A still less gradual way is through ..."

4. Lives of the Most Eminent Painters, Sculptors, and Architects by Giorgio Vasari, Jonathan Foster (1864)
"The above-mentioned octangle was placed in a room of the Patriarch's house, and was surrounded by four pictures, each two braccia and a half square, ..."

5. Lives of the Most Eminent Painters, Sculptors, and Architects: Tr. from the by Giorgio Vasari, Jean Paul Richter (1864)
"The above-mentioned octangle was placed in a room of the Patriarch's house, and was surrounded by four pictures, each two braccia and a half square, ..."

6. Lives of Seventy of the Most Eminent Painters, Sculptors and Architects by Giorgio Vasari (1897)
"... which is in the lake of Bolsena, he built two small temples for the Cardinal Farnese, one of which he made an octangle on ..."

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