Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. having six plane surfaces

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. In the form of a hexahedron; having six sides or faces.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having the figure of a hexahedron; having six equal superficial sides or faces; cubic.
  • In entomology, having six distinct and more or less parallel sides; six-sided: said of long bodies, as joints of the antennæ, etc.

Etymologies

hexa- + -hedral (Wiktionary)

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