Definition of Cubelike

1. Adjective. Shaped like a cube.

Exact synonyms: Cube-shaped, Cubical, Cubiform, Cuboid, Cuboidal
Similar to: Cubic, Three-dimensional
Derivative terms: Cube, Cube, Cube, Cube, Cube

Definition of Cubelike

1. Adjective. Resembling a cube. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cubelike

cube pessary
cube root
cube roots
cube steak
cube steaks
cube with handles
cubeb berry
cubeb cigarette
cubeb vine
cubebic acid
cubelike (current term)
cubic capacity
cubic centimeter
cubic centimeters
cubic centimetre
cubic centimetres
cubic content unit

Literary usage of Cubelike

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Minerals, and how to Study Them: A Book for Beginners in Mineralogy by Edward Salisbury Dana (1901)
"218). A rare sulphate of aluminium, called alunite (p. 244) (it becomes blue after ignition if moistened with cobalt solution) also occurs in cubelike ..."

2. Handbook of Nature-study for Teachers and Parents, Based on the Cornell by Anna Botsford Comstock (1911)
"The best known forms of its crystals are cubelike, but instead of having twelve right-angled edges, the sides are lozenge-shaped, and are set together with ..."

3. Mineralogy: An Introduction to the Theoretical and Practical Study of Minerals by Alexander Hamilton Phillips (1912)
"Crystals are cubelike in shape, with the corners and edges modified, while the massive mineral shows striations due to polysynthetic twinning. ..."

4. Over Periscope Pond: Letters from Two American Girls in Paris, October 1916 by Esther Sayles Root, Marjorie Crocker (1918)
"And they have done well, may I add; the architecture is of an unimaginative, cubelike variety, but a touch of poetry is supplied by the white muslin ..."

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