parallelopiped

parallelopiped
noun
a prism whose bases are parallelograms
Hypernyms: ↑prism
Hyponyms: ↑cuboid, ↑rhombohedron

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or parallelopipedon
variant of parallelepiped

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parallelopiped etc.,
erroneous spelling of parallelepiped, etc.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

См. также в других словарях:

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  • parallelopiped —   n. solid figure with every side a parallelogram …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • Comparison of vector algebra and geometric algebra — Vector algebra and geometric algebra are alternative approaches to providing additional algebraic structures on vector spaces, with geometric interpretations, particularly vector fields in multivariable calculus and applications in mathematical… …   Wikipedia

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  • Geometric algebra — In mathematical physics, a geometric algebra is a multilinear algebra described technically as a Clifford algebra over a real vector space equipped with a non degenerate quadratic form. Informally, a geometric algebra is a Clifford algebra that… …   Wikipedia

  • Angularity — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Angularity >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 angularity angularity angularness Sgm: N 1 aduncity aduncity Sgm: N 1 angle angle cusp bend Sgm: N 1 fold fold &c. 258 Sgm: N …   English dictionary for students

  • parallelopipedon — noun a prism whose bases are parallelograms • Syn: ↑parallelepiped, ↑parallelopiped, ↑parallelepipedon • Hypernyms: ↑prism • Hyponyms: ↑cuboid, ↑rhombohedron …   Useful english dictionary

  • Fresnel's rhomb — Rhomb Rhomb (r[o^]mb or r[o^]m; 277), n. [L. rhombus, Gr. ro mbos rhomb, a spinning top, magic wheel, fr. re mbein to turn or whirl round, perhaps akin to E. wrench: cf. F. rhombe. Cf. {Rhombus}, {Rhumb}.] 1. (Geom.) An equilateral parallelogram …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • parallelepiped — n. (Geometry) A prism whose bases are parallelograms. Syn: parallelopiped, parallelepipedon, parallelopipedon. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • parallelepipedon — n. (Geometry) Same as {parallelepiped}. Syn: parallelepiped, parallelopiped, parallelopipedon. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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