
Definition of Regular dodecahedron
1. Noun. A dodecahedron with twelve regular pentagons as faces.
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Literary usage of Regular dodecahedron
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1. Mathematical Dictionary and Cyclopedia of Mathematical Science: Comprising by Charles Davies, William Guy Peck (1855)
"The regular dodecahedron is bounded by twelve equal and regular penta ' guns,
and is one of the fiée regular polyhedrons of geometry. ..."
2. A Short History of Science by William Thompson Sedgwick, Harry Walter Tyler (1917)
"Using squares instead of triangles, we obtain only the cube; using pentagons (angle
108°), the regular dodecahedron — 12 faces, 3 at each vertex. ..."
3. A Short History of Science by William Thompson Sedgwick, Harry Walter Tyler (1917)
"Their discovery of an additional body, the regular dodecahedron, formed by 12
pentagons, made a break in the correspondence, and the need was met by the ..."
4. A Short History of Science by William Thompson Sedgwick, Harry Walter Tyler (1917)
"Their discovery of an additional body, the regular dodecahedron, formed by 12
pentagons, made a break in the correspondence, and the need was met by the ..."
5. Elementary Solid Geometry and Mensuration by Henry Dallas Thompson (1896)
"Prove all the steps in the complete proof that the conjugate of a regular
dodecahedron is a regular icosa hedron. [89, V 25. Prove that the conjugate of a ..."
6. Elements of Synthetic Solid Geometry by Nathan Fellowes Dupuis (1893)
"In the regular dodecahedron show that 11 R2 exceeds 15 r2 ... If a regular
dodecahedron and icosahedron be circumscribed to the same sphere, their vertices ..."