duplication of the cube

duplicación del cubo

English-Spanish mathematics dictionary. . 1964.

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  • duplication of the cube — duplication du pli*ca tion, n. [L. duplicatio: cf. F. duplication.] 1. The act of duplicating, or the state of being duplicated; a doubling; a folding over; a fold. [1913 Webster] 2. (Biol.) The act or process of dividing by natural growth or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • duplication of the cube — the mathematical problem of finding the edge of a cube having twice the volume of a given cube * * * Geom. the insoluble problem of constructing a cube having twice the volume of a given cube, using only a ruler and compass. [1650 60] * * *… …   Useful english dictionary

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  • duplication — du pli*ca tion, n. [L. duplicatio: cf. F. duplication.] 1. The act of duplicating, or the state of being duplicated; a doubling; a folding over; a fold. [1913 Webster] 2. (Biol.) The act or process of dividing by natural growth or spontaneous… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • geometry — /jee om i tree/, n. 1. the branch of mathematics that deals with the deduction of the properties, measurement, and relationships of points, lines, angles, and figures in space from their defining conditions by means of certain assumed properties… …   Universalium

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