A trapezoid has four sides. It has two bases and two legs. Trapezoid is a term used in the United States, but outside the U.S. it's called a trapezium.

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A trapezoid has four sides, with two of the sides being parallel to each other. The sides do not have to be the same length, but two of them must be parallel in order to be considered a trapezoid.

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In Euclidean geometry, a convex quadrilateral with at least one pair of parallel sides is referred to as a trapezoid in American and Canadian English but as a trapezium in English outside North America. The parallel sides are called the bases of the trapezoid and the other two sides are called the legs or the lateral sides (if they are not parallel; otherwise there are two pairs of bases). A scalene trapezoid is a trapezoid with no sides of equal measure, in contrast to the special cases...

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