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Meaning of "cuboid" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CUBOID

cuboid  [ˈkjuːbɔɪd] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CUBOID

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Cuboid can act as a noun and an adjective.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES CUBOID MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Cuboid

In geometry, a cuboid is a convex polyhedron bounded by six quadrilateral faces, whose polyhedral graph is the same as that of a cube. While mathematical literature refers to any such polyhedron as a cuboid, other sources use "cuboid" to refer to a shape of this type in which each of the faces is a rectangle; this more restrictive type of cuboid is also known as a rectangular cuboid, right cuboid, rectangular box, rectangular hexahedron, right rectangular prism, or rectangular parallelepiped.

Definition of cuboid in the English dictionary

The first definition of cuboid in the dictionary is shaped like a cube; cubic. Other definition of cuboid is of or denoting the cuboid bone. Cuboid is also the cubelike bone of the foot; the outer distal bone of the tarsus.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CUBOID


ameboid
əˈmiːbɔɪd
amoeboid
əˈmiːbɔɪd
android
ˈændrɔɪd
annoyed
əˈnɔɪd
avoid
əˈvɔɪd
Boyd
bɔɪd
factoid
ˈfæktɔɪd
Freud
frɔɪd
globoid
ˈɡləʊbɔɪd
humanoid
ˈhjuːməˌnɔɪd
Lloyd
lɔɪd
paranoid
ˈpærəˌnɔɪd
Polaroid
ˈpəʊləˌrɔɪd
rhomboid
ˈrɒmbɔɪd
scaraboid
ˈskærəˌbɔɪd
steroid
ˈstɪərɔɪd
tabloid
ˈtæblɔɪd
thyroid
ˈθaɪrɔɪd
unemployed
ˌʌnɪmˈplɔɪd
void
vɔɪd

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CUBOID

cubica
cubical
cubically
cubicalness
cubicity
cubicle
cubicly
cubicula
cubiculum
cubiform
cubism
Cubist
cubistic
cubistically
cubit
cubital
cubiti
cubitus
cubless

WORDS THAT END LIKE CUBOID

amyloid
asteroid
benzenoid
celluloid
colloid
corticosteroid
dermoid
devoid
erythroid
hyperthyroid
lymphoid
mucoid
myeloid
opioid
pemphigoid
rheumatoid
sinusoid
solenoid
trapezoid
typhoid

Synonyms and antonyms of cuboid in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «cuboid» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CUBOID

Find out the translation of cuboid to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of cuboid from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «cuboid» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

长方体
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

cuboid
570 millions of speakers

English

cuboid
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

घनाभ
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

متوازي المستطيلات
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

прямоугольного параллелепипеда
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

cubóide
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

কিউবইড
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

cuboïde
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Cuboid
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Quader
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

立方形の
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

입방
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Cuboid
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

hình lập phương
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கனசதுரம்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

घनाकृती
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

küboid
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

cuboide
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

prostopadłościan
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

прямокутного паралелепіпеда
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

cuboid
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

κυβοειδές
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

kuboïed
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

cuboid
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

cuboid
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of cuboid

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CUBOID»

The term «cuboid» is regularly used and occupies the 94.570 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CUBOID» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about cuboid

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CUBOID»

Discover the use of cuboid in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to cuboid and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Skeletal Trauma: Basic Science, Management, and Reconstruction
Cuboid fractures may be subtle and are best visualized on the oblique view of the foot. CT provides great detail of even subtle midfoot fractures that may prove useful in preoperative planning. As is the case for the pelvic ring, it is virtually ...
Bruce D. Browner, 2009
2
Baxter's the Foot and Ankle in Sport
Lateral midfoot impingements In the lateral midfoot, three related conditions are a combination of impingement and subluxation: (1) derangement of the cuboid— base of the fourth and fifth metatarsal joints, (2) cuboid subluxation, and (3) sinus  ...
Donald E. Baxter, David A. Porter, Lew Schon, 2008
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Cunningham's textbook of anatomy
This is situated between the anterior concavo-convex surface of the calcaneus and the posterior similar surface of the cuboid. The ligaments which invest this joint constitute a calcaneo-cuboid capsule, whose parts are arranged in relation to ...
Daniel John Cunningham, 1818
4
Surgical Treatment of Orthopaedic Trauma
The anterior process connects the distal lateral portion of the calcaneus to the cuboid. The superior portion ofthis serves as the base for the anterior facet, which supports the undersurface of the inferior talar head. The middle facet is upon the  ...
James P. Stannard, Andrew H. Schmidt, 2011
5
Together with Science
In doing the experiment, a student puts the solid iron cuboid in upright position on loose sand. After that he has laid it. In these two cases (a) thrust is same but effects are different (b) thrust is same and its effects are also same (c) effects of ...
6
Mammalian Evolutionary Morphology: A Tribute to Frederick S. ...
Both apheliscids and macroscelideans have a cuboid facet on the astragalar head. The delineation between the navicular and cuboid facets is defined in Haplomylus by an abrupt change in orientation of the articular surface; this distinction is ...
Eric J. Sargis, Marian Dagosto, 2008
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The 5-minute Sports Medicine Consult
BASICS. DESCRIPTION r Subluxation and dislocation: Midfoot injury that disrupts the ligamentous structures around the cuboid, allowing subluxation and, rarely, complete dislocation of the cuboid. Typically, subluxation and dislocation occur ...
Mark D. Bracker, Suraj A. Achar, M.D., Andrea L Pana, M.D., 2011
8
Maths Plus 7
Fill in the blanks to make the following statements true: (i) There are faces. vertices, - edges. lateral faces and pairs of opposite faces of a cuboid. (iij Two adjacent faces of a cuboid meet in a line segment called its (iii) A cuboid whose length, ...
SC Das
9
New Middle School Mathematics
Lateral faces : Usually the bottom face of a cuboid is called its base. Otherwise, any face of a cuboid may be called its base. The four faces which meet the base are called the lateral faces of the cuboid. Thus, the lateral faces of a cuboid ...
10
Clinical Orthopaedic Rehabilitation: An Evidence-Based ...
Durall, PT, DPT, MS, SCS, LAT, CSCS clinical background Cuboid syndrome is a possible source of lateral midfoot pain that can be difficult to recognize clinically. Cuboid syndrome, also known as subluxed cuboid, is believed to arise from a ...
S. Brent Brotzman, Robert C. Manske, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CUBOID»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term cuboid is used in the context of the following news items.
1
2016 Fiat 500 unveiled
It, in essence, is a LED light cluster in the shape of a cuboid ring. The interiors are also refreshed and come with new upholstery for the seats. «Firstpost, Jul 15»
2
GoPro Hero4 Session Review: Hands-on with the smallest GoPro yet
Weighing in at just 74g, the 3.5 x 3.5 x 3.5cm cuboid camera is the most compact GoPro to date. Its simple shape also means it can be rotated ... «Digital Spy UK, Jul 15»
3
Minecon 2015: day two of the annual Minecraft conference - live
Anyway, off I go, leaving an audience behind me happily waving their foam diamond swords and cuboid balloons. And as for the children. «The Guardian, Jul 15»
4
The art of connecting the old and the new
A cuboid bridges the gap between the old and the new, its facade being covered entirely in glass. This handshake proved to be a challenge, ... «Glass on Web, Jul 15»
5
'Born to Run': The pain and pleasure
The cuboid, he wrote, is “a cluster of bones parallel to the arch that I hadn't even known existed until it reengineered itself into an internal Taser. «Yakima Herald-Republic, Jul 15»
6
Studio Ilio Design Team Creates Furniture out of 3D Printer Wastes
... undergoes a process that starts by shaping a wire made of nichrome to the designer's desired shape then placed in a cuboid container. «iDigitalTimes.com, Jul 15»
7
Studio Ilio uses electricity to form solid objects from wire and waste …
... from thin wire made from nichrome – an alloy of nickel, chromium and other metals – that fits within the dimensions of a cuboid container. «Dezeen, Jun 15»
8
The Chemical Brothers at Glastonbury 2015 review – wigging out in …
In superstar DJ terms, the Chemical Brothers are old-school purists. Not for them the Skrillex spaceship, the Flying Lotus cuboid net or the ... «The Guardian, Jun 15»
9
Patrick Freyne: It's said that if you open up Marty Whelan's suit you …
In this one, a recently bereaved mother and daughter (sad piano music) are befriended by a cuboid hunk of ham, who turns out to have ... «Irish Times, Jun 15»
10
Queen's choice of Germany for state visit seen as diplomatic coup
Certainly, when the Queen is greeted by Merkel on the steps of her cuboid chancellery on Wednesday morning, the pictures will, hope ... «The Guardian, Jun 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Cuboid [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/cuboid>. Oct 2020 ».
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