A flat shape with 4 straight sides that has a pair of opposite sides parallel.

The sides that are parallel are called "bases". The other sides are "legs" (which may or may not be parallel).

*(Called a trapezium in the UK. Both US and UK definitions of trapezium and trapezoid are swapped over.)*The sides that are parallel are called "bases". The other sides are "legs" (which may or may not be parallel).

See: Trapezium

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