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spherical polygon

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noun Geometry.
  1. a closed figure formed by arcs of great circles on a spherical surface.

Origin of spherical polygon

First recorded in 1715–25
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British Dictionary definitions for spherical polygon

spherical polygon

noun
  1. a closed geometric figure formed on the surface of a sphere that is bounded by three or more arcs of great circles
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