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

  • n. A number whose cube is equal to a given number.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Of a number or expression, a number or expression the cube of which is equal to the given number or expression.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. the number or quantity which, multiplied into itself, and then into the product, produces the given cube; thus, 3 is the cube root of 27, for 3x3x3 = 27.

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

  • n. a number that when multiplied three times equals a given number


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