Origin of octagon
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Octagon is primarily known for its sports clients like Michael Phelps and Justin Tuck.
Octagon, ok′ta-gon, n. a plane figure of eight sides and eight angles.
Then take off the corners of the octagon, so as to produce a round tapered rod.Hand-Craft|John D. Sutcliffe
A mile to the north-west of the part of the work just described are the Octagon and works in connection with it.The Prehistoric World|E. A. Allen
He erected unsightly turrets at the four corners and removed the octagon.The Cathedral Church of Peterborough|W.D. Sweeting
Some illegible lettering on barrel, which is octagon and extremely heavy.
British Dictionary definitions for octagon
less commonly octangle
Word Origin for octagon
Science definitions for octagon
Related formsoctagonal adjective (ŏk-tăg′ə-nəl)
Culture definitions for octagon
A polygon having eight sides.