tesseract

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noun tes·ser·act \ˈte-sə-ˌrakt\

Definition of tesseract

  1. :  the four-dimensional analogue of a cube

Origin and Etymology of tesseract

Greek tessares four + aktis ray — more at actin-


First Known Use: 1888

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