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cube root

n.
A number whose cube is equal to a given number.

cube root

n
(Mathematics) the number or quantity whose cube is a given number or quantity: 2 is the cube root of 8 (usually written 3√ 8 or 81⁄3)

cube′ root′


n.
a quantity of which a given quantity is the cube: The cube root of 64 is 4.
[1690–1700]

cube root

The number whose cube is equal to a given number. For example, the cube root of 125 is 5, since 53 = 125.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cube root - a number that when multiplied three times equals a given number
root - a number that, when multiplied by itself some number of times, equals a given number
Translations
جَذر تَكعيبي
třetí odmocnina
kubikrod
kúbikrót, teningsrót, òriîja rót
küp kök

cube root

nradice f cubica

cube

(kjuːb) noun
1. a solid body having six equal square faces.
2. the result of multiplying a number by itself twice. The cube of 4 = 4  4  4 = 43 = 64.
verb
1. to calculate the cube of (a number). If you cube 2, you will get the answer 8.
2. to make into a cube or cubes. She cubed the beef.
ˈcubic adjective
shaped like a cube.
cube root
the number of which a given number is the cube. The cube root of 64 is 4.
cubic centimetre abbreviation ( cc), metre etc
the volume of, or the volume equivalent to, a cube whose sides measure one centimetre, metre etc. This jug holds 500 cubic centimetres.
References in classic literature ?
I had to summon a good deal of courage to take a student who had been studying cube root and "banking and discount," and explain to him that the wisest thing for him to do first was thoroughly master the multiplication table.
He had seen too much of life, and his mind was too matured, to be wholly content with fractions, cube root, parsing, and analysis; and there were times when their conversation turned on other themes - the last poetry he had read, the latest poet she had studied.
Actual cube root to nine decimal places is: [cube root of 285.
html are ever likely to graph the cube root function?
Mr Thomas said he was also studying how to calculate the cube root of 18-digit numbers mentally.
This means that if a bomb has a 'blast radius' in level countryside of, for example, one mile, then a bomb 27 times more powerful would have a 'blast radius' of three miles (as 3 is the cube root of 27).
They collect them, add them, raise them to the nth power, take the cube root and prepare wonderful diagrams.