Definitions

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  • n. a seventeen sided polygon

Etymologies

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hepta- + deca- + -gon

Examples

  • At age 19, Gauss demonstrated a method for constructing a heptadecagon using only a straightedge and compass, a process that had eluded the Greeks.

    Gauss, Johann Carl Friedrich

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