polyhedron

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From New Latin, from Ancient Greek πολύεδρον (polúedron), from πολύς (polús, many) + ἕδρα (hédra, seat); compare French polyèdre.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

polyhedron (plural polyhedra or polyhedrons)

  1. (geometry) A solid figure with many flat faces and straight edges.
  2. (optics) A polyscope, or multiplying glass.

Translations[edit]

Hypernyms[edit]

Hyponyms[edit]

See also Wikisaurus:polyhedron

See also[edit]