octagonal octagonal  /ɑk ˈtæ ɡə nəl/


  • (adj) of or relating to or shaped like an octagon


  1. He appeared as usual in his church's octagonal sanctuary to preach at the Wednesday-night prayer meeting.
  2. The chapel is an octagonal, domed structure, with trausepts, surmounted by a bronze angel on a cupola.
  3. Even then his fame might not have gone much beyond the county line had he not syndicated his program nationally after moving into a sleek octagonal sanctuary in 1970.


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