from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A polygon with five sides and five angles.
- noun A five-sided building near Washington DC, containing the US Department of Defense and the offices of the US Armed Forces. Used with the.
from The Century Dictionary.
- noun In geometry, a figure of five sides and five angles: if all the sides and all the angles are equal it is a regular pentagon.
- noun In fortification, a fort with five bastions.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun (Geom.) A plane figure having five angles, and, consequently, five sides; any figure having five angles.
- noun a pentagon in which the angles are all equal, and the sides all equal.
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- noun geometry A
polygonwith five sides and five angles.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- noun the United States military establishment
- noun a five-sided polygon
- noun a government building with five sides that serves as the headquarters of the United States Department of Defense
from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
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In particular, the fact that the pentagon is exempt from inclusion on U.S. emissions makes our participation in this conference a joke.
He has majors, colonels and generals sending dispatches say that pulling out now would be a disaster while the pentagon is planning for a pull out for the 2006 elections.
Notice the resulting shape appears to be a regular pentagon, that is, a pentagon with all angles congruent and all sides the same length.
The next president won’t take office until next year, but the pentagon is already getting ready for the new administration.
April 26th, 2010 at 12: 53 pm tombaker says: if the pentagon is that concerned about oil supplies, is it really very likely they’ll irradiate vast reserves of it?
Joe, would you call the pentagon’s refusal to allow the taping of flag-draped coffins, “properly informing the public?”
February 13th, 2010 at 10: 19 am dbadass says: in addition to believing nasa, nas and the pentagon are all in on the scam
At the center of the pentagon was the public, which is important in creating a publicly-centered health system.
Intersting Tact, he is not saying I think this, he is saying that many of his friends in the pentagon are also saying this. we have a mild soldier revolt in the ranks it looks like.
TODD: We called the pentagon about these newly released documents.