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- adj. having twelve plane surfaces
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Pertaining to, or like, a dodecahedion; consisting of twelve equal sides.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Having the form of a dodecahedron: as, the dodecahedral cleavage of sphalerite. Also duodecahedral.
A strange looking dodecahedral object, the size of a small room, descends gently from above and thumps down with a rattle of its instruments.
For the 120-cell the boundary space is SO (3)/A_5 for A_5 the alternating group of the dodecahedral group.
There is a pattern for a knitted dodecahedral ball out there, though.
Importantly, calculations for a dodecahedral universe predict that this is the angle you would see.
Unfortunately, out of the some 20,000 new books published each year in the United States -- of which a daily paper can review perhaps 450 -- only about three will be in any way solipsistic, dodecahedral, or prelapsarian.
I am going to hold my ground here, suffer in decimal mode until campy comes out with a dodecahedral speed drive system
The Quintrino is a dodecahedral shape with a large and hidden inner volume.
On the other hand, Roukema et al. 2004 performed the same analysis for smaller circles, and found six pairs of matched circles distributed in a dodecahedral pattern, each circle on an angular size about 11◦.
The Platonic bodies have often served as patterns, and hydrocarbons had already been synthesised as tetrahedral, cubic or dodecahedral (12-sided) structures.
She had tilted and canted the dodecahedral segments of her body so that they reflected as little light as possible.
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