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A rotating hypercube (tesseract)

Etymology

From hyper- + cube.

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Noun

Singular
hypercube

Plural
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hypercube ({{{1}}})
  1. (geometry) A geometric figure in four or more dimensions, which is analogous to a cube in three dimensions. Specifically, the n-dimensional equivalent of a cube for any non-negative integer n.
  2. (geometry) A tesseract.
  3. (computing) A computer architecture in which each processor is connected to n others based on analogy to a hypercube of n dimensions.

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French

Etymology

hyper- + cube

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /i.pɛʁ.kyb/

Noun

hypercube m. (plural hypercubes)

  1. hypercube

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