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rhomboid

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noun rhom·boid \ˈräm-ˌbȯid\

Simple Definition of rhomboid

  • geometry : a shape with four sides where only the opposite sides and angles are equal

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of rhomboid

  1. :  a parallelogram with no right angles and with adjacent sides of unequal length

Illustration of rhomboid

Origin and Etymology of rhomboid

Middle French rhomboïde, from Latin rhomboides, from Greek rhomboeidēs resembling a rhombus, from rhombos


First Known Use: 1570


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rhomboid

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adjective rhom·boid \ˈräm-ˌbȯid\

Definition of rhomboid

  1. :  shaped somewhat like a rhombus or rhomboid



Circa 1693

First Known Use of rhomboid

circa 1693

Variants of rhomboid

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rhomboidal

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