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"dodecahedron" in British English

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dodecahedronnoun [C]

uk   /ˌdəʊ.dek.əˈhiː.drən/  us   /ˌdoʊ-/ (plural dodecahedrons or dodecahedra uk   /-drə/ us   ) specialized
(Definition of dodecahedron from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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dodecahedronnoun [C]

 /doʊˌdek·əˈhi·drən/ (plural dodecahedrons or dodecahedra  /doʊˌdek·əˈhi·drə/ )
geometry a ​solidshape that has twelve ​flatsurfaces of ​equalsize, each with five ​sides
(Definition of dodecahedron from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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