• synonyms


  1. multangular; multiangular.
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Origin of polyangular

First recorded in 1680–90; poly- + angular
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Examples from the Web for polyangular

Historical Examples

  • The contact of a gall-stone, especially of a polyangular stone, may cause ulceration of the mucous membrane.

    A System of Practical Medicine By American Authors, Vol. II


  • In the polyangular kaleidoscope the angle between the mirrors can be altered at pleasure.

  • The orphan's own mother would never have recognized her babe in the midst of the strange, polyangular bundle of cloth.

    The Dominant Strain

    Anna Chapin Ray