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"cubic" in British English

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cubicadjective

uk   /ˈkjuː.bɪk/ us   /ˈkjuː.bɪk/ specialized
(Definition of cubic from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"cubic" in American English

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cubicadjective [not gradable]

us   /ˈkju·bɪk/
mathematics used in units of volume to show when the length of something has been multiplied by its width and height: A cubic centimeter is a centimeter high, a centimeter long, and a centimeter wide.
(Definition of cubic from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"cubic" in Business English

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cubicadjective

uk   /ˈkjuːbɪk/ us   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)
Translations of “cubic”
in Arabic سَنتيمتر, بوصة, متر مُكعّب…
in Korean 네모의…
in Portuguese cúbico…
in Catalan cúbic…
in Japanese ~立方の…
in Chinese (Simplified) (体积单位)立方的…
in Chinese (Traditional) (體積單位)立方的…
in Italian cubico…
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