[flek-suh-gon, -guh n]


a three-dimensional figure having polygonal faces that is constructed from a folded sheet of paper in such a way that different faces are exposed when the figure is flexed along its folds.

Nearby words

  1. flex,
  2. flex one's muscles,
  3. flex-,
  4. flex-fuel,
  5. flex-wing,
  6. flexcash,
  7. flexdollars,
  8. flexecutive,
  9. flexed,
  10. flexibilitas cerea

Origin of flexagon

flex1 + -agon (as in hexagon, pentagon, etc.)

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