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Dan Bennett

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Two-Sided Regular Polygons
Posted: Feb 29, 1996 3:01 PM
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I'm asking this question for William Blackwell, who has yet to get
connected but hopes to do so soon:

A finite straight line has two sides and can be considered a regular
n-gon where n = 2. (This line is also a rectangle with length, but 0
width, an ellipse with one axis = 0, an isosceles triangle with base
= 0, and so on. In every case it has two sides.) Is there a correct
"gon"
term (besides" line segment") for this shape? A bigon? duogon? digon?

Thanks in advance for your help. William has lots of reasons to be
interested
in this shape which he looks forward to sharing when he gets online.





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