noun, plural do·dec·a·he·drons, do·dec·a·he·dra [doh-dek-uh-hee-druh, doh-dek-]. /doʊˌdɛk əˈhi drə, ˌdoʊ dɛk-/. Geometry, Crystallography.
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OTHER WORDS FROM dodecahedrondo·dec·a·he·dral, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for dodecahedron
That for the tetrahedron has 12 for its order, for the cube (or octahedron) 24, and for the icosahedron (or dodecahedron) 60.
Round it describe a dodecahedron; the circle including this will be Mars.
The rhombic faces of the dodecahedron are often striated parallel to the longer diagonal.
Two of these generate the cube and the octahedron; five of these generate the dodecahedron and the icosahedron.Occult Chemistry|Annie Besant and Charles W. Leadbeater
You might as well call it a dodecahedron, or the cube root of minus nothing.''That Very Mab'|May Kendall and Andrew Lang