- a solid bounded by 24 identical faces in groups of three, each group corresponding to one face of an octahedron.
Origin of trisoctahedron
1840–50; < Greek trís thrice + octohedron
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- a solid figure having 24 identical triangular faces, groups of three faces being formed on an underlying octahedron
C19: from Greek tris three times + octahedron
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