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 Convex:  If, when you join any two points inside a figure, the resulting line segment also lies inside the figure, then the figure is convex.

Explore Convex Polygons at Picciotto.org: Investigate the relationships between polygons and their exterior and interior angles.

From Ask Dr. Math at MathForum.org: Read more about convex and cocave polygons.