Geometry: The regular solid whose faces are six squares.
From L. cubus, from Gk. kubos "a cube, a die; cavity before the hip," kubiton "elbow;" cf. Skt. kubra- "hole in the earth, pit;" Goth. hups "hip;" from PIE base *keu- "to bend."
The currently used term in Pers. is moka'ab (
Fr.: racine cubique
A number which taken three times as a factor produces another number, the cube of the given factor.
Fr.: cube parfait