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Welcome to the Polytope Wiki
A free-to-edit wiki about polytopes.

About the Polytope Wiki

The Polytope Wiki is a wiki dedicated to the classification, description, and discovery of polytopes.

Polytopes are a wide class of geometric shapes that generalize the intuitive notions of "flat" shapes like polygons and polyhedra into higher (and lower) dimensions. Some of their main categories are:

Although they are not polytopes, this wiki also contains information on a few "curved" shapes.

If you want to get started, you might be interested in the following:


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Wiki statistics

  • Age of wiki: 2 years, 10 months and 21 days
  • Number of articles: 6,557
  • Number of edits: 72,612
  • Number of users: 446


  • 27 October 2022 - Jonathan Bowers' website was updated again, now with even more scaliforms and the polypeta almost-fully counted (over 40K!)
  • 16 May 2022 - Miratope turns 2 years old.
  • 4 May 2022 - This wiki turns 2 years old.

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