Origin of cubic
Examples from the Web for cubic
Contemporary Examples of cubic
Each year their fields need at least 53 billion cubic meters of water for irrigation.The Aral Sea's Disappearing Act
October 4, 2014
The conflict in Ukraine caused Gazprom to cut production volumes from 496.4 billion cubic meters to 463 billion cubic meters.In Ukraine, Winter Is Coming
September 23, 2014
The daughter had also been exposed and was comatose before she and her mother each received A 250 cubic centimeter transfusion.
She grew increasingly ill despite a 450 cubic centimeter transfusion and became comatose after five days.
They make a 0.75 cubic foot bag of firewood blazing with a Hotsticks logo.Brooklyn’s Booming Firewood Industry
July 8, 2014
Historical Examples of cubic
To express the cubic content of a turnip, you must be all round it at once.Alarms and Discursions
G. K. Chesterton
The dirt contained one cent and a fifth of gold in a cubic foot.
A man will throw in from two to five cubic yards of dirt in one day.
In a cubic foot there will of course be 1728 times that number.The Machinery of the Universe
Amos Emerson Dolbear
That a mass of ice about a cubic yard in size had fallen at Candeish, India, 1828.The Book of the Damned
- having three dimensions
- denoting or relating to a linear measure that is raised to the third powera cubic metre Abbreviation: cu., c
- a cubic equation, such as x ³ + x + 2 = 0
- a cubic term or expression
1550s, from Middle French cubique (14c.), from Latin cubicus, from Greek kybikos, from kybos "cube" (see cube (n.)). Related: Cubical.