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Definition of hexagon noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

hexagon

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈheksəɡən//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈheksəɡɑːn//
 
(geometry)
 
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a flat shape with six straight sides and six angles Word Origin late 16th cent.: via late Latin from Greek hexagōnon, neuter (used as a noun) of hexagōnos ‘six-angled’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: hexagon