Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “cubic”

cubic

adjective
 
 
/ˈkjuːbɪk/ ( abbreviation cu.)
MEASURES used in units of volume to show when the length of something has been multiplied by its width and height: 7 million cubic litres of water can be stored in the reservoir.
(Definition of cubic from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of cubic?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “cubic” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

workmanship

the skill with which something was made or done

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More