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multangular

[muhl-tang-gyuh-ler]
adjective
  1. having many angles; polyangular.
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Also mul·ti·an·gu·lar [muhl-tee-ang-gyuh-ler, muhl-tahy‐] /ˌmʌl tiˈæŋ gyə lər, ˌmʌl taɪ‐/.

Origin of multangular

1670–80; < Latin multangul(us) many-cornered (see mult-, angle1) + -ar1
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Historical Examples of multangular

  • Multangular, mult-ang′gul-ar, adj. having many angles or corners.

    Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 2 of 4: E-M)

    Various

  • Smaller kinds of ashlar, of almost cubical blocks, occur in the multangular tower and other buildings at York.


British Dictionary definitions for multangular

multangular

multiangular

adjective
  1. having many angles
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