# spherical polygon

- a closed figure formed by arcs of great circles on a spherical surface.

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## Origin of spherical polygon^{}

First recorded in 1715–25

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## spherical polygon

- 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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