hexagonal

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

hexagon +‎ -al

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /hɛkˈsæɡənəl/
  • (file)
A hexagonal shape (cristallography)

Adjective[edit]

hexagonal (not comparable)

  1. (geometry) Having six edges, or having a cross-section in the form of a hexagon.
    Nuts in engineering are generally hexagonal.
  2. (crystallography) Having three equal axes which cross at 60° angles, and an unequal axis which crosses the others at 90° angle.

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

hexàgon +‎ -al

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hexagonal (masculine and feminine plural hexagonals)

  1. hexagonal
    escacs hexagonals
    hexagonal chess

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French[edit]

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hexagonal (feminine hexagonale, masculine plural hexagonaux, feminine plural hexagonales)

  1. hexagonal
    échecs hexagonaux
    hexagonal chess
  2. French; specifically, related to the French mainland (l'Hexagone)

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Galician[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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hexagonal m or f (plural hexagonais)

  1. hexagonal

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German[edit]

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hexagonal (strong nominative masculine singular hexagonaler, not comparable)

  1. hexagonal
    Synonym: sechseckig

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Further reading[edit]

  • hexagonal” in Duden online
  • hexagonal” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ek.sa.ɡoˈnaw/ [ek.sa.ɡoˈnaʊ̯], /e.za.ɡoˈnaw/ [e.za.ɡoˈnaʊ̯], /eɡ.za.ɡoˈnaw/ [eɡ.za.ɡoˈnaʊ̯]
  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /ɛ.zɐ.ɡuˈnal/ [ɛ.zɐ.ɣuˈnaɫ], /ɛ.ɡzɐ.ɡuˈnal/ [ɛ.ɣzɐ.ɣuˈnaɫ]

Adjective[edit]

hexagonal m or f (plural hexagonais)

  1. (geometry) hexagonal (having six edges)

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French hexagonal.

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hexagonal m or n (feminine singular hexagonală, masculine plural hexagonali, feminine and neuter plural hexagonale)

  1. hexagonal
    șah hexagonal
    hexagonal chess

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Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /eɡsaɡoˈnal/ [eɣ̞.sa.ɣ̞oˈnal]
  • Rhymes: -al
  • Hyphenation: he‧xa‧go‧nal

Adjective[edit]

hexagonal (plural hexagonales)

  1. hexagonal

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Swedish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

hexagonal (not comparable)

  1. hexagonal
    Synonym: sexhörnig

Declension[edit]

Inflection of hexagonal
Indefinite Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular hexagonal
Neuter singular hexagonalt
Plural hexagonala
Masculine plural3 hexagonale
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 hexagonale
All hexagonala
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in the predicative.
3) Dated or archaic

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