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cube of evaporated seasoned meat extract | bouillon cube |

(Islam) a black stone building in Mecca that is shaped like a cube and that is the most sacred Muslim pilgrim shrine; believed to have been given by Gabriel to Abraham; Muslims turn in its direction when praying | Caaba , Kaaba |

block in the (approximate) shape of a cube | cube , square block |

volume equal to a cube one foot on each side | cubic foot , cu ft |

volume equal to a cube one inch on each side | cubic inch , cu in |

unit of capacity equal to the volume of a cube one kilometer on each edge | cubic kilometer , cubic kilometre |

metric measure of volume or capacity equal to a cube 1 millimeter on each edge | cubic millimeter , cubic millimetre |

property of resembling a cube | cubicity |

cube shaped bone on the outer side of the tarsus | cuboid bone |

epithelial cell that shaped like a cube | cuboidal cell , cuboidal epithelial cell |

marked gambling cube | dice |

single marked gambling cube | die |

plane of a facet of an object (as of a cube) | facet plane |

law stating that the ratio of the square of the revolutionary period (in years) to the cube of the orbital axis (in astronomical units) is the same for all planets | harmonic law , Kepler's third law |

small cube of artificial ice; used for cooling drinks | ice cube |

white crystalline insecticide that has low toxicity for mammals; is used in home gardens; extracted from the roots of derris and cube | rotenone |

cube of dehydrated stock | stock cube |

four-dimensional equivalent of cube | tesseract |

cube, four-dimensional equivalent of | tesseract |

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