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Linguistic Note on Dodecahedron
The word dodecahedron derives from the Classical Greek δωδεκάεδρόν:
- dodeca (δωδεκά), meaning twelve
- hedron (a form of ἕδρα), meaning base or seat.
The technically correct plural of dodecahedron is dodecahedra, but the word dodecahedrons can often be found.