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frustum Saltos de línea: frus|tum
Pronunciación: /ˈfrʌstəm/

Definición de frustum en inglés:

sustantivo (plural frusta ˈfrʌstə or frustums)

Geometry
The portion of a cone or pyramid which remains after its upper part has been cut off by a plane parallel to its base, or which is intercepted between two such planes.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • An assessment task may ask students to devise a plan for determining the volume of the frustum of a pyramid (a task not previously considered in class).
  • They only appear as frustums because they are being viewed at from an angle.
  • Depending mainly on the thicknesses of the members, the midplane splits one of the two members into two frusta, thus making a total of three frusta to analyse.

Origen

Mid 17th century: from Latin, 'piece cut off'.

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