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cuboid

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈkjuː.bɔɪd/ specialized
a solid object with six rectangular sides

cuboid

adjective uk   us   /ˈkjuː.bɔɪd/

cuboid adjective (CUBE SHAPED)

approximately in the shape of a cube (= a solid object with six square sides of equal size)

cuboid adjective (FOOT BONE)

specialized medical relating to the cuboid bone of the foot
Translations of “cuboid”
in Chinese (Traditional) 長方體,矩形體…
in Chinese (Simplified) 长方体,矩形体…
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