trapezoid

EnglishEdit

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Trapezoid (1).
Trapezoid (3) (obsolete).

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek τραπέζιον (trapezion, irregular quadrilateral, literally a little table) + -oid (resembling).

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NounEdit

trapezoid (plural trapezoids)

  1. (geometry) A (convex) quadrilateral with two (non-adjacent) parallel sides.
  2. (anatomy) The trapezoid bone of the wrist.
  3. (geometry, UK, obsolete) A convex quadrilateral with no sides parallel and no equal sides.

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PolishEdit

trapezoid

NounEdit

trapezoid m

  1. (US) trapezium; (UK) irregular quadrilateral

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From New Latin trapezoides.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /trapezǒiːd/
  • Hyphenation: tra‧pe‧zo‧id

NounEdit

trapezòīd m (Cyrillic spelling трапезо̀ӣд)

  1. trapezium

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Last modified on 15 February 2014, at 14:49