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hexagram

hex·a·gram

hexagram

 
pronunciation:
hek s graem
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a starlike figure with six points made by superimposing two equilateral triangles such that each side of one triangle intersects one side and is parallel to another side of the other triangle.
definition 2: a figure with six sides or lines.
derivations: hexagrammoid (adj.), hexagrammoid (n.)
Word Parts
The word hexagram contains the following part:
hexa, hex Greek root that means six
synonyms:
sex