hexahedron

noun
hexa·he·dron | \ ˌhek-sə-ˈhē-drən \
plural hexahedrons also hexahedra\ˌhek-sə-ˈhē-drə \

Definition of hexahedron 

: a polyhedron of six faces (such as a cube)

First Known Use of hexahedron

1571, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for hexahedron

Late Latin, from Greek hexaedron, from neuter of hexaedros of six surfaces, from hexa- + hedra seat — more at sit

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