[ dek-uh-hee-druhn ]
/ ˌdɛk əˈhi drən /
noun, plural dec·a·he·drons, dec·a·he·dra [dek-uh-hee-druh]. /ˌdɛk əˈhi drə/. Geometry.
a solid figure having ten faces.
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OTHER WORDS FROM decahedrondec·a·he·dral [dek-uh-hee-druhl], /ˌdɛk əˈhi drəl/, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for decahedron
/ (ˌdɛkəˈhiːdrən) /
a solid figure having ten plane facesSee also polyhedron
Derived forms of decahedrondecahedral, adjective
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Scientific definitions for decahedron
[ dĕk′ə-hē′drən ]
Plural decahedrons decahedra
A polyhedron having ten faces.
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