In geometry, a cube is a three-dimensional solid object boondit bi sax squerr faces, facets or sides, wi three meetin at each vertex.
The cube is the anly regular hexahedron an is ane o the five Platonic solids.
The cube is an aa a squerr parallelepiped, an equilateral cuboid an a richt rhombohedron. It is a regular squerr prism in three orientations, and a trigonal trapezohedron in fower orientations.
The cube is dual tae the octahedron. It haes cubical or octahedral symmetry.
- ↑ English cube from Old French < Latin cubus < Greek κύβος (kubos) meaning "a cube, a die, vertebra". In turn from PIE *keu(b)-, "to bend, turn".