scalenohedron

noun
sca·le·no·he·dron
plural scalenohedrons\-nz \ or scalenohedra\-rə \

Definition of scalenohedron 

: 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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History and Etymology for scalenohedron

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

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