from The Century Dictionary.
- Having many faces, as a solid body; of or pertaining to a polyhedron. Also polyhedric, polyhedrous, polyedral, -polyedrous
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- adjective (Geom.) Having many sides, as a solid body.
- adjective an angle bounded by three or more plane angles having a common vertex.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- adjective geometry having multiple
planar facesor facets
- adjective aeronautics having multiple
dihedralangles along the wingspan
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- adjective of or relating to or resembling a polyhedron
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He's becalmed in Fife now, a long way from the rattle of polyhedral dice and the clink of pint glasses that defined our shared youth.
The singularity point where all universes intersected was now a polyhedral globe and characters could be standing inside, outside, or anywhere and that would be the âfloorâ of the CROSSROADS for him or her.
Menacing and geeky at once, like a flail made of giant polyhedral dice.
As the big organism pushed out a pseudopod a blobby sort of arm toward the swarm of polyhedral bits, the particles began to swirl in a lazy cloud around the big guy.
“Anyway,” said McCoy, waving it off, “that perfect polyhedral structure convinced me to walk our dust sample over to the materials science lab.”
While I am beating my own drum, I would like to lay claim to having “invented” polyhedral dice.
Does any number of polyhedral dice you like, including funny sizes (like 14 and 16) and the lesser sizes (like 2).
Hell, just make the control objects in polyhedral shapes ludovic 6 months ago
The classic game of beating people up with dice of various polyhedral shapes.
I'll take a pass on Obi-Wan's polyhedral beard too. kevjohn on Jul 16, 2008