Definition of hypercube in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈhīpərˌkyo͞ob/


A geometric figure in four or more dimensions that is analogous to a cube in three dimensions.
Example sentences
  • In four dimensions, the equivalent of a cube is a hypercube, or tesseract.
  • Beyond reason and belief, this cube is really a hypercube and exists in four dimensions: length, width, depth, and time.
  • Nucleotides may be depicted as positions on a hypercube, represented by a cube within a cube.

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Syllabification: hy·per·cube

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