cubic

—cubicity /kyooh bis"i tee/, n./kyooh"bik/, adj.1. having three dimensions; solid.2. having the form of a cube; cubical.3. pertaining to the measurement of volume: the cubic contents of a vessel.4. pertaining to a unit of linear measure that is multiplied by itself twice to form a unit of measure for volume: cubic foot; cubic centimeter; cubic inch; cubic meter.5. Math. of or pertaining to the third degree.6. Crystall. belonging or pertaining to the isometric system of crystallization.n.7. Math. a cubic polynomial or equation.[14901500; earlier cubik < L cubicus < Gk kybikós. See CUBE^{1}, IC]
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