Definition of Cube

1. Noun. A hexahedron with six equal squares as faces.

2. Verb. Raise to the third power.
Category relationships: Arithmetic
Generic synonyms: Multiply

3. Noun. A three-dimensional shape with six square or rectangular sides.
Exact synonyms: Block
Specialized synonyms: Goldbrick
Generic synonyms: Solid
Derivative terms: Block, Blocky, Cubical, Cuboidal

4. Verb. Cut into cubes. "The chefs cube the vegetables"; "Cube the cheese"
Exact synonyms: Dice
Generic synonyms: Cut
Derivative terms: Dice, Dicer

5. Noun. The product of three equal terms.
Exact synonyms: Third Power
Generic synonyms: Number

6. Noun. Any of several tropical American woody plants of the genus Lonchocarpus whose roots are used locally as a fish poison and commercially as a source of rotenone.
Group relationships: Genus Lonchocarpus, Lonchocarpus
Generic synonyms: Subshrub, Suffrutex

7. Noun. A block in the (approximate) shape of a cube.
Exact synonyms: Square Block
Generic synonyms: Block
Specialized synonyms: Dice, Die, Ice Cube
Derivative terms: Cubical

Definition of Cube

1. n. A regular solid body, with six equal square sides.

2. v. t. To raise to the third power; to obtain the cube of.

Definition of Cube

1. Noun. (geometry) A regular polyhedron having six identical square faces. ¹

2. Noun. Any object more or less in the form of a cube. ¹

3. Noun. (mathematics) The third power of a number, value, term or expression. ¹

4. Noun. (computing) A data structure consisting of a three-dimensional array; a data cube ¹

5. Verb. (transitive arithmetic) To raise to the third power; to determine the result of multiplying by itself twice. ¹

6. Verb. (transitive) To form into the shape of a cube. ¹

7. Verb. (transitive) To cut into cubes. ¹

8. Verb. (U.K.) to use a Rubik's cube. ¹

9. Noun. A cubicle; especially of those found in offices. ¹

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Definition of Cube

1. to form into a cube (a regular solid) [v CUBED, CUBING, CUBES]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Cube

cubby hole
cubby holes
cubby house
cubby houses
cube (current term)
cube out
cube pessary
cube root
cube roots
cube steak
cube steaks
cube with handles
cubeb berry
cubeb cigarette
cubeb vine
cubebic acid

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