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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any polyhedron having twenty plane faces.

Usage examples (37)
  • The icosahedron is another of the five regular, or Platonic, bodies having all their sides, angles, and planes similar and equal.
  • George Hart has nice pictures including an icosahedron as well.
  • The cube was the symbol of earth and the icosahedron the symbol of water.
  • At the largest level level 0 there are the 20 triangles of an icosahedron. for more
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