Definition of polygonboden in English:

polygonboden

(also polygenboden)

Pronunciation /ˈpɒlɪɡənˌbəʊdən/

noun

Geography
  • With plural agreement. Polygons of patterned ground.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in The Botanical Gazette. From German Polygonboden, literally ‘polygon ground’ (1902 or earlier in the source reviewed in quot. 1902; from Polygon + Boden, after Swedish rutmark chequered ground).