from The Century Dictionary.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- adjective Polygonal.
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_ New York; D. Appleton & Co. Here is the side which our polygonous human nature presents to the observer in a great New York hotel.
"It is a polygonous pyramid of dark trachyte, with gray cupulas on jutting walls and projecting cornices, a forest of pinnacles."
On the Mexican feroher before alluded to, and which is most elaborately carved in bass-relief on a massive piece of polygonous granite, constituting a portion of a cyclopean wall, the cross is enclosed within the ring, and accompanying it are four tassel-like ornaments, graved equally well.