# Definitions and Synonyms of *cube* | Another word for *cube* | What is *cube? *

*Definition 1: a block in the (approximate) shape of a cube - [noun denoting artifact]*

*Synonyms for cube in the sense of this definition*

*(**cube* is a kind of ...) a solid piece of something (usually having flat rectangular sides)

*cube*is a kind of ...) a solid piece of something (usually having flat rectangular sides)

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*"the pyramids were built with large stone blocks"*### (... is a kind of *cube* ) a small cube with 1 to 6 spots on the six faces; used in gambling to generate random numbers

### (... is a kind of *cube* ) a small cube of artificial ice; used for cooling drinks

*Definition 2: any of several tropical American woody plants of the genus Lonchocarpus whose roots are used locally as a fish poison and commercially as a source of rotenone - [noun denoting plant]*

*(**cube* is a kind of ...) low-growing woody shrub or perennial with woody base

*cube*is a kind of ...) low-growing woody shrub or perennial with woody base

*(... is a member of **cube*) genus of chiefly tropical American shrubs and trees having pinnate leaves and red or white flowers

*cube*) genus of chiefly tropical American shrubs and trees having pinnate leaves and red or white flowers

*Definition 3: the product of three equal terms - [noun denoting quantity]*

*Synonyms for cube in the sense of this definition*

*(**cube* is a kind of ...) a concept of quantity involving zero and units

*cube*is a kind of ...) a concept of quantity involving zero and units

*"every number has a unique position in the sequence"**Definition 4: a hexahedron with six equal squares as faces - [noun denoting shape]*

*Synonyms for cube in the sense of this definition*

*(**cube* is a kind of ...) any one of five solids whose faces are congruent regular polygons and whose polyhedral angles are all congruent

*cube*is a kind of ...) any one of five solids whose faces are congruent regular polygons and whose polyhedral angles are all congruent

*ideal solid**platonic body**platonic solid**regular convex polyhedron**regular convex solid**regular polyhedron*

*(... is a kind of **cube* ) the four-dimensional analogue of a cube

*cube*) the four-dimensional analogue of a cube

*(... is a kind of **cube* ) a cubelike object

*cube*) a cubelike object

*Definition 5: a three-dimensional shape with six square or rectangular sides - [noun denoting shape]*

*Definition 6: raise to the third power - [verb of cognition]*

*(**cube* is a kind of ...) combine by multiplication

*cube*is a kind of ...) combine by multiplication

*"multiply 10 by 15"*