Poly

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Poly from Greek πολύς meaning many or much, may refer to:

Plastics[edit]

Science and technology[edit]

Mathematics and logic[edit]

  • Polygon, especially in relation to 3D graphics as used in terms such as high-poly
  • Polyspheric, a shape composed of more than one sphere
  • Polynomial, a type of mathematical function
  • Polyhedron, a 3-dimensional shape composed of more than one side

Schools and education[edit]

Greek Mythology[edit]

Other uses[edit]

  • Polyamory, the practice of having more than one intimate relationship at a time with the consent of everyone involved
    • Polygamy, a marriage which includes more than two partners
  • China Poly Group, Chinese business group
  • Polyclinic, a clinic where a wide range of health care services can be obtained
  • Polydactyly, having extra digits in hands or feet
  • Polynesians, various ethnic groups that inhabit Polynesia
  • Polyphasic sleep, the practice of sleeping multiple times in a 24-hour period
  • Polytheism, the belief in and/or worship of multiple deities
  • Polyglotism, the ability to speak several languages with a high degree of proficiency

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