Meaning of POLYHEDRON in English

POLYHEDRON

/pol'ee hee"dreuhn/ , n. , pl. polyhedrons, polyhedra /-dreuh/ .

a solid figure having many faces. See illus. under dodecahedron, icosahedron, octahedron, pentahedron, tetrahedron .

[ 1560-70; polýedron, neut. of polýedros having many bases. See POLY-, -HEDRON ]

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