Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A folded paper construction that can be flexed along its folds to reveal and conceal its faces alternately.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A flat model made from folded strips of paper that can be folded, or flexed, to reveal a number of hidden faces.

Etymologies

Blend of flex + hexagon.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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