In geometry, a cube is a three-dimensional solid object bounded by six square faces, facets or sides, with three meeting at each vertex. The cube is the only regular hexahedron and is one of the five Platonic solids. The cube is also a square parallelepiped, an equilateral cuboid and a right rhombohedron. It is a regular square prism in three orie...

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Six sided polyhedron; all sides are equi-dimensional and bisect at 90�. Minerals shaped as cubes belong to the isometric system.

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• (n.) The product obtained by taking a number or quantity three times as a factor; as, 4x4=16, and 16x4=64, the cube of 4. • (n.) A regular solid body, with six equal square sides. • (v. t.) To raise to the third power; to obtain the cube of.

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(from the article `crystal`) ...that permits identical cells to be stacked together to fill all space. By repeating the pattern of the unit cell over and over in all directions, ... There is a wide variety of puzzles involving coloured square tiles and coloured cubes. In one, the object is to arrange the 24 three-colour patterns, ... ...

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square block *noun* a block in the (approximate) shape of a cube

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*(geometry)* In geometry, a solid shape whose faces are all squares. It has 6 equal-area faces and 12 equal-length edges. If the length of one edge is

*l*, the volume (

*V*) of the cube is given ...

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*(mathematics)* In arithmetic, to multiply a number by itself and then by itself again. For example, 5 cubed = 5

^{3} = 5 × 5 × 5 = 125. Alternatively, the cube root of 125 is 5. The term also re...

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*[algebra]* In arithmetic and algebra, the cube of a number {mvar|n} is its third power: the result of the number multiplied by itself twice: It is also the number multiplied by its square: This is also the volume formula for a geometric cube with sides of length {mvar|n}, giving rise to the name. The inverse operation of finding a number who...

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*[company]* CUBE is a German bicycle manufacturer{fact|date=February 2014} that produces many types of bike, but is best known for its mountain bikes. The company was founded 1993 by the former student Marcus Pürner, who began with an area of 50 m² in his father`s furniture factory. Today the company has expanded its production area to 20.0...

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*[video game]* Cube is a first-person shooter video game that shares the name of its free and open-source engine (zlib-licensed). The engine and game were developed by Wouter van Oortmerssen. It runs on a variety of operating systems, including Microsoft Windows, Linux, FreeBSD, OS X, AmigaOS 4, AROS, iPhone, Wii and even Pocket PC devices wi...

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**Cube** * noun* [ French

* cube* , Latin

* cubus* , from Greek ............ a cube, a cubical die.]

** 1.** * (Geom.)* A regular solid body, with six equal square sides.

** 2.** * (Math.)* The product obtained by taking a number or quantity three times as a factor; as,

* 4x4=16* , ...

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**Cube** * transitive verb* [

* imperfect & past participle * __ Cubed__ (k?bd);

* present participle & verbal noun * __ Cubing__ .] To raise to the third power; to obtain the cube of.

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A solid figure bounded by 6 congruent squares.A number raised to the power 3, ie 2 x 2 x 2 = 2

^{3} = 8

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A solid figure with six congruent square faces

Examples:

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Borg cube from Star Trek 1. The Platonic solid that has a square for every one of its six faces; it also has 12 edges and eight vertices (corners). The 60' × 30' × 30' Double Cube Room of Wilton House (the seat of the Earl of Pembroke), near Salisbury, is considered, together with the ...

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Cube is slang for a very conforming person.

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cube, in geometry, regular solid bounded by six equal squares. All adjacent faces of a cube are perpendicular to each other; any one face of a cube may be its base. The dimensions of a cube are the lengths of the three edges which meet at any vertex. The volume of a cube is equal to the product of i...

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Cut into small (about 1/2") cubes.

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Cut into small, straight-sided cubes. The size is specified if it is critical to the recipe Larger cubes are often called chunks.

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It has a solid shape, it has six square sides which are all the same size.

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The cubic measurement (volume) of a quantity of product, calculated by multiplying its height by width by depth. Cube measurement is associated with the capacity of trucks, warehouse, backroom or shelf space.

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To cut in even pieces. May be 1/4 inch/ 1/2 inch or 1 inch. Sides must be of even size to be conceded cubed. This is a description used in dicing as an exact dice.

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*n]* - a hexahedron with six equal squares as faces 2. [n] - the product of three equal terms 3. [n] - any of several tropical American woody plants of the genus Lonchocarpus whose roots are used locally as a fish poison and commercially as a source of rotenone 4. [n] - a block in the (approximate) shape of a cube 5. [v] - cut...

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