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[kyoo-bi-kuh l]
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  1. having the form of a cube.
  2. of or relating to volume.
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Origin of cubical

First recorded in 1490–1500; cubic + -al1
Related formscu·bi·cal·ly, adverbcu·bi·cal·ness, nounsub·cu·bi·cal, adjectiveun·cu·bi·cal, adjectiveun·cu·bi·cal·ly, adverbun·cu·bi·cal·ness, noun
Can be confusedcubical cubicle
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British Dictionary definitions for cubical


  1. of or related to volumecubical expansion
  2. shaped like a cube
  3. of or involving the third power
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Derived Formscubically, adverbcubicalness, noun
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