See also: Tetragon, tetràgon, and tetragón

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Etymology edit

tetra- +‎ -gon.

Pronunciation edit

  • (US, Canada) IPA(key): /ˈtɛ.tɹə.ɡɒn/
  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈtɛ.tɹə.ɡən/
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  • Hyphenation: te‧tra‧gon

Noun edit

tetragon (plural tetragons)

  1. (geometry, rare) Quadrilateral.
  2. An aspect of two planets with regard to the Earth when they are distant from each other ninety degrees, or a quarter-circle.
    • a. 1626, Bishop Andrewes, Sermon:
      In the horoscope of Christ's nativity. [] Whether a trigon or no, this tetragon I am sure there was.

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Etymology edit

Borrowed from French tétragone.

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tetragon n (plural tetragoane)

  1. tetragon

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