HyperDic: trapezium

English > 3 senses of the word trapezium / Trapezium:
NOUNshapetrapeziuma quadrilateral with no parallel sides
objectTrapeziuma multiple star in the constellation of Orion
bodytrapezium, trapezium bone, os trapeziumthe wrist bone on the thumb side of the hand that articulates with the 1st and 2nd metacarpals
English > trapezium: 3 senses > noun 1, shape
MeaningA quadrilateral with no parallel sides.
RegionUnited States, United States of America, America, the States, US, U.S., USA, U.S.A.North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean
Broaderquadrilateral, quadrangle, tetragonA four-sided polygon
OppositeparallelogramA quadrilateral whose opposite sides are both parallel and equal in length
Spanishtrapezoide
Catalantrapezoide
English > Trapezium: 3 senses > noun 2, object
MeaningA multiple star in the constellation of Orion.
Broadermultiple starA system of three or more stars associated by gravity
SpanishTrapecio
English > trapezium: 3 senses > noun 3, body
MeaningThe wrist bone on the thumb side of the hand that articulates with the 1st and 2nd metacarpals.
Synonymstrapezium bone, os trapezium
Broadercarpal bone, carpal, wrist boneAny of the eight small bones of the wrist of primates
Spanishhueso del trapecio, trapezoide

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