scalenohedron

noun sca·le·no·he·dron

Definition of scalenohedron

plural

scalenohedrons

\-nz\ or

scalenohedra

\-rə\
  1. :  a hemihedral form bounded ideally by scalene triangles: a in the hexagonal system :  one of 12 faces resembling a double 6-sided pyramid b in the tetragonal system :  one of 8 faces somewhat resembling the disphenoid

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Origin and Etymology of scalenohedron

New Latin, from Greek skalēnos scalene + New Latin -hedron


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