
Definition of Regular hexagon
1. Noun. A hexagon with six sides of equal length.
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Regular Hexagon
Literary usage of Regular hexagon
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Elements of Euclid: Viz. the First Six Books, Together with the Eleventh by Euclid, Robert Simson (1892)
"An equilateral triangle and a regular hexagon are inscribed in a given circle;
shew that (i) the area of the triangle is half that of the hexagon; ..."
2. Chauvenet's Treatise on Elementary Geometry by William Chauvenet (1888)
"If squares be described on the sides of a regular hexagon, and their adjacent
... The diagonals joining alternate vertices of a regular hexagon enclose a ..."
3. Chauvenet's Treatise on Elementary Geometry by William Chauvenet (1887)
"If squares be described on the sides of a regular hexagon, and their adjacent
... The diagonals joining alternate vertices of a regular hexagon enclose a ..."
4. Plane and Solid Geometry by George Albert Wentworth (1904)
"The apothem of an inscribed regular hexagon is equal to half the side of the
inscribed equilateral triangle. Ex. 457. The area of an inscribed regular ..."
5. Plane and Solid Geometry by George Albert Wentworth (1899)
"The apothem of an inscribed regular hexagon is equal to half the side of the
inscribed equilateral triangle. Ex. 457. The area of an inscribed regular ..."
6. Plane and Solid Geometry by George Albert Wentworth (1899)
"The apothem of an inscribed regular hexagon is equal to half the side of the
inscribed equilateral triangle. Ex. 457. The area of an inscribed regular ..."
7. Plane and Solid Geometry by George Albert Wentworth (1899)
"The apothem of an inscribed regular hexagon is equal to half the side of the
inscribed equilateral triangle. Ex. 457. The area of an inscribed regular ..."