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  • n. A solid with forty-eight equal triangular faces.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A solid having forty-eight equal triangular faces.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A crystalline form belonging to the isometric system and contained under forty-eight equal triangular faces. Also called adamantoid, because it is a common form of the diamond. Also hexakisoctahedron.

Etymologies

hex- +‎ octahedron (Wiktionary)

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