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Meaning of CUBE

Pronunciation:  kyoob

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a block in the (approximate) shape of a cube
  2. [n]  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
  3. [n]  the product of three equal terms
  4. [n]  a three-dimensional shape with six square or rectangular sides
  5. [n]  a hexahedron with six equal squares as faces
  6. [v]  raise to the third power
  7. [v]  cut into cubes; "cube the cheese"
 

CUBE is a 4 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: block, dice, regular hexahedron, square block, third power
 
 See Also: block, cut, dice, die, genus Lonchocarpus, goldbrick, ice cube, ideal solid, Lonchocarpus, multiply, number, Platonic body, Platonic solid, quadrate, regular convex polyhedron, regular convex solid, regular polyhedron, solid, subshrub, suffrutex

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Cube\ (k?b), n. [F. cube, L. cubus, fr. Gr. ???? a cube, a
    cubical die.]
    1. (Geom.) A regular solid body, with six equal square sides.
    
    2. (Math.) The product obtained by taking a number or
       quantity three times as a factor; as, 4x4=16, and 16x4=64,
       the cube of 4.
    
    {Cube ore} (Min.), pharmacosiderite. It commonly crystallizes
       in cubes of a green color.
    
    {Cube root}. (Math.), the number or quantity which,
       multiplied into itself, and then into the product,
       produces the given cube; thus, 3 is the cube root of 27,
       for 3x3x3 = 27.
    
    {Cube spar} (Min.), anhydrite; anhydrous calcium sulphate.
    
    
  2. \Cube\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Cubed} (k?bd); p. pr. & vb. n.
    {Cubing}.]
    To raise to the third power; to obtain the cube of.
    
    
 
Computing Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. Three-dimensional visual language for higher-order logic.

    "The Cube Language", M. Najork et al, 1991 IEEE Workshop on Visual Langs, Oct 1991, pp.218-224.

    [jargon file]

  2. 1. [short for "cubicle"] A module in the open-plan offices used at many programming shops. "I've got the manuals in my cube."

    2. A NeXT machine (which resembles a matte-black cube).

 
Dream Dictionary
 
 Definition: Seeing a cube in your dream, symbolizes material possessions and earthly things. It may also be a metaphor for "being square" or being too conservative.
 

 

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