edro

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See also: EDRO and -edro

Esperanto[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Ancient Greek ἕδρα (hédra). Probably through Ido edro, attested earlier.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈedro/
  • Hyphenation: e‧dro
  • Rhymes: -edro

Noun[edit]

edro (accusative singular edron, plural edroj, accusative plural edrojn)

  1. (geometry) face (geometry term)

Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Ancient Greek ἕδρα (hédra). Ancient Greek borrowings in Ido follow the latest stage of the pronunciation, not the orthography. Thus resulting in a loss of the letter H.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

edro (plural edri)

  1. (geometry) face, outer surface of, superfice
  2. (geometry, mineralogy) outer configuration of a regularly crystalizing mineral, as a dodecahedron