cube

Pronunciation Noun

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Pronunciation Noun

**cube** (*plural* cubes)

- (
*geometry*) A regular polyhedron having six identical square faces. - Any object more or less in the form of a cube.
*a sugar***cube***a stock***cube**

- (
*mathematics*) The third power of a number, value, term or expression.*the***cube**of 2 is 8

- (
*computing*) A data structure consisting of a three-dimensional array; a data cube

- (
*geometry: polyhedron having of six identical square faces*) regular hexahedron (*rare*) - (
*object in the form of a cube*) block, brick, die, square block - (
*number raised to the third power*) third power

- German: Würfel
- Italian: cubo, dado, cuboide
- Portuguese: cubo
- Russian: куб
- Spanish: cubo, terrón sugar cube, cubito sugar or ice cube

**cube** (cubes, *present participle* cubing; *past and past participle* cubed)

- (
*transitive, arithmetic*) To raise to the third power; to determine the result of multiplying by itself twice.*Three***cubed**can be written as 3^{3}, and equals twenty-seven.

- (
*transitive*) To form into the shape of a cube. - (
*transitive*) To cut into cubes.*Cube**the ham right after adding the curry to the rice.*

- (
*UK*) to use a Rubik's cube.*He likes to***cube**now and then.

- (
*to cut into cubes*) dice

- Italian: elevare al cubo, (
*potenza*) elevare alla terza - Portuguese: cubar, elevar ao cubo, elevar à terceira potência, cubar
- Russian: возводи́ть в куб

- Portuguese: dar forma de cubo a

- German: würfeln
- Italian: cubettare

**cube** (*plural* cubes)

- A cubicle, especially one of those found in offices.
*My co-worker annoys me by throwing things over the walls of my***cube**.

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