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icositetrahedron

[ahy-koh-si-te-truh-hee-druh n, ahy-kos-uh-] /aɪˌkoʊ sɪˌtɛ trəˈhi drən, aɪˌkɒs ə-/
noun, plural icositetrahedrons, icositetrahedra
[ahy-koh-si-te-truh-hee-druh, ahy-kos-uh-] /aɪˌkoʊ sɪˌtɛ trəˈhi drə, aɪˌkɒs ə-/ (Show IPA)
1.
a solid figure having 24 faces.
Origin
1825-1835
1825-35; < Greek eikosi- (combining form of eíkosi twenty) + tetrahedron
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British Dictionary definitions for icositetrahedra

icositetrahedron

/ˌaɪkəsɪˌtɛtrəˈhiːdrən/
noun (pl) -drons, -dra (-drə)
1.
a solid figure having 24 trapezoid faces, as occurring in some crystals
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