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cubical

## cubical

```  2  definitions  found

From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]:

Cubic  \Cu"bic\  (k?"b?k),  Cubical  \Cu"bic*al\  (-b?-kal),  a.  [L.
cubicus,  Gr  ?????:  cf  F.  cubique  See  {Cube}.]
1.  Having  the  form  or  properties  of  a  cube;  contained,  or
capable  of  being  contained,  in  a  cube.

2.  (Crystallog.)  Isometric  or  monometric;  as  cubic  cleavage.
See  {Crystallization}.

{Cubic  equation},  an  equation  in  which  the  highest  power  of
the  unknown  quantity  is  a  cube.

{Cubic  foot},  a  volume  equivalent  to  a  cubical  solid  which
measures  a  foot  in  each  of  its  dimensions.

{Cubic  number},  a  number  produced  by  multiplying  a  number
into  itself  and  that  product  again  by  the  same  number.
See  {Cube}.

{Cubical  parabola}  (Geom.),  two  curves  of  the  third  degree,
one  plane,  and  one  on  space  of  three  dimensions.

From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]:

cubical
adj  :  shaped  like  a  cube  [syn:  {cubelike},  {cube-shaped},  {cubiform},
{cuboid},  {cuboidal}]
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