[n] - any polyhedron having eight plane faces
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A polyhedron with 8 faces. See also: Polyhedral.
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Oc`ta·he'dron noun [ Greek ..., from ... eight-side; ... (for ... eight) + ... seat, base, from ... to sit.] (Geom.) A solid bounded by eight faces. The regular octahedron is contained by eight equal equilateral triangles.
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<geometry> A solid bounded by eight faces. The regular octahedron is contained by eight equal equilateral triangles. ... Origin: Gr, fr. Eight-side; (for eight) + seat, base, from to sit. ... Source: Websters Dictionary ... (01 Mar 1998) ...
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noun any polyhedron having eight plane faces
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• (n.) A solid bounded by eight faces. The regular octahedron is contained by eight equal equilateral triangles.
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In geometry, an octahedron (plural: octahedra) is a polyhedron with eight faces. A regular octahedron is a Platonic solid composed of eight equilateral triangles, four of which meet at each vertex. An octahedron is the three-dimensional case of the more general concept of a cross polytope. ==Dimens...
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A polyhedron with 8 faces, each of which is an equilateral triangle. A regular octahedron, whose sides are all equilateral triangles, is one of the Platonic solids; it looks like two square pyramids with their square bases stuck together.
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octahedron: see polyhedron.
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An octahedron is a regular solid comprised of eight equilateral triangles.
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[album] Octahedron is the fifth full-length studio album by American progressive rock band The Mars Volta, released on June 23, 2009. The album was released by Warner Bros. Records in North America and Mercury Records worldwide. It debuted at #12 on the Billboard 200 Album chart with sales o...
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1) Any polyhedron having eight plane faces 2) Polyhedron
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