Adjective "octagonal" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/ɒkˈtaɡ(ə)n(ə)l/

Definitions and examples

adjective

Having the shape or cross section of an octagon; eight-sided.
  1. 'This octagonal room with a panelled ceiling has views over the private mature gardens.'
  2. 'Their excavations unearthed a large octagonal fortress.'
  3. 'Four-course dinners are served in an octagonal dining room.'
  4. 'The steeple culminates in a slender shingled octagonal spire.'
  5. 'The classic gazebo is octagonal in shape and has a high, peaked roof.'

Definitions

1. having eight angles and eight sides.

More examples(as adjective)

"churches can be octagonal with apses."

"towers can be octagonal."

"piers can be octagonal."

"designs can be octagonal."

"lanterns can be octagonal."

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