cuboidal

adjective
cu·​boi·​dal | \ kyü-ˈbȯi-dᵊl How to pronounce cuboidal (audio) \

Definition of cuboidal

1 : somewhat cubical
2 : composed of nearly cubical elements cuboidal epithelium

First Known Use of cuboidal

1803, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Cuboidal.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cuboidal. Accessed 24 January 2020.

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cuboidal

adjective
cu·​boi·​dal | \ kyü-ˈbȯid-ᵊl How to pronounce cuboidal (audio) \

Medical Definition of cuboidal

2 : composed of nearly cubical elements cuboidal epithelium

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