What is another word for parallelograms?

Pronunciation: [pˌaɹəlˈɛləɡɹˌamz] (IPA)

Parallelograms are four-sided shapes with two pairs of parallel sides. They are often used in geometry to study angles and measurements. There are several synonyms for parallelograms, some of which include rectangles, rhombuses, trapezoids, and kites. Rectangles are parallelograms with four right angles, while rhombuses have all sides of equal length. Trapezoids have one pair of parallel sides and kites have two pairs of adjacent sides of equal length. Each of these shapes has unique properties that make them useful in mathematics and everyday life. Whether it's calculating the area of a room or designing a building, understanding the different types of parallelograms and their synonyms is essential for success.

What are the hypernyms for Parallelograms?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Usage examples for Parallelograms

The fields were neither circles, squares, parallelograms, nor triangles.
"Hodge and His Masters"
Richard Jefferies
So, to find the signs of ancient fields, look for them from a distance as you approach along the slope; then you will see squares and parallelograms dimly defined upon the sward by slightly raised and narrow banks, green with the grass that has grown over them for so many centuries.
"Wild Life in a Southern County"
Richard Jefferies
Consequently at the present day the traveller who visits French Canada sees the whole country divided into extremely long and narrow parallelograms each with fences and piles of stones as boundaries in innumerable cases.
"Lord Elgin"
John George Bourinot

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