HyperDic: spherical_polygon

English > 1 sense of the expression spherical polygon:
NOUNshapespherical polygona figure on the surface of a sphere bounded by arcs of 3 or more great circles
English > spherical polygon: 1 sense > noun 1, shape
MeaningA figure on the surface of a sphere bounded by arcs of 3 or more great circles.
Narrowerspherical triangleA spherical polygon formed by the arcs of 3 great circles
Broaderpolygon, polygonal shapeA closed plane figure bounded by straight sides
Spanishpolígono esférico
Catalanpolígon esfèric

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