Polyedron \Pol`y*e"dron\, n. See {Polyhedron}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Polyĕdron — (gr.), 1) s. Polyeder; 2) Stück Glas, welches auf der einen Seite flach, auf der anderen erhaben ist, aus vielen kleinen Flächen besteht u. die Gegenstände, welche dadurch angesehen werden, vervielfältigt. Vgl. auch Polyoptron …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Polyèdre — Un polyèdre est une forme géométrique à trois dimensions ayant des faces planes polygonales qui se rencontrent selon des segments de droite qu on appelle arêtes. Le mot « polyèdre »[1] provient du grec classique πολύεδρον (polyedron)… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Rautenglas — Rautenglas, so v.w. Polyedron 2) …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • polyhedron — /pol ee hee dreuhn/, n., pl. polyhedrons, polyhedra / dreuh/. a solid figure having many faces. See illus. under dodecahedron, icosahedron, octahedron, pentahedron, tetrahedron. [1560 70; < Gk polýedron, neut. of polýedros having many bases. See… …   Universalium

  • Афанасьев, Александр Петрович (математик) — Александр Петрович Афанасьев Дата рождения: 1 января 1945(1945 01 01) (67 лет) Место рождения: СССР Страна …   Википедия

  • polyhedron — pol|y|he|dron [ˌpɔlıˈhi:drən US ˌpa: ] n technical [Date: 1500 1600; : Greek; Origin: polyedron, from hedra base ] a solid shape with many sides …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • polyhedron — (n.) 1560s, from Gk. polyedron, neuter of adjective polyedros having many bases or sides, from polys many (see POLY (Cf. poly )) + hedra seat, base, chair, face of a geometric solid, from PIE root *sed to sit (see SEDENTARY (Cf. sedent …   Etymology dictionary

  • polyhedron — pol•y•he•dron [[t]ˌpɒl iˈhi drən[/t]] n. pl. drons, dra ( drə). math. a solid figure having many faces • Etymology: 1560–70; < Gk polýedron, neut. of polýedros having many bases. See poly , hedron pol y•he′dral, adj …   From formal English to slang

  • polyhedron — /pɒliˈhidrən / (say polee heedruhn) noun (plural polyhedrons or polyhedra /pɒliˈhidrə/ (say polee heedruh)) a solid figure having many faces. {Greek polyedron (neuter) having many bases. See hedron} …   Australian-English dictionary

  • polyhedron — [päl΄i hē′drən] n. pl. polyhedrons or polyhedra [päl΄i hē′drə] [ModL < Gr polyedron, neut. of polyedros: see POLY & HEDRON] a solid figure, esp. one with more than six plane surfaces: see also PYRAMID polyhedral adj …   English World dictionary

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