Definition:Hexahedron/Linguistic Note

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Linguistic Note on Hexahedron

The word hexahedron derives from the Classical Greek:

hex (ἕξ), meaning six
hedron (a form of ἕδρα), meaning base or seat.


The technically correct plural of hexahedron is hexahedra, but the word hexahedrons can often be found.