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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A prism with six faces, each a rhombus.

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  • n. A prism with six faces, each a rhombus.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A solid contained by six rhomboids; a parallelopiped.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In geometry and crystallography, a solid bounded by six rhombic planes.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a parallelepiped bounded by six similar faces (either rhombuses or parallelograms)

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