tesseract

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tesseract
represented in two dimensions

tes·ser·act

 (tĕs′ə-răkt′)
n.
A four-dimensional hypercube.

[Greek tessera, neuter pl. of tesseres, four; see tessera + aktīs, ray of light; see actino-.]

tesseract

(ˈtɛsəˌrækt)
n
(Mathematics) maths a cube inside another cube
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Noun1.tesseract - the four-dimensional analogue of a cube
cube, regular hexahedron - a hexahedron with six equal squares as faces
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For a more complete discussion of hypercubes see [G75], For another magic trick on the 4-cube. or tesseract, see [F02], Most-Perfect magic squares are discussed in [OB98] and [P02], A presentation of the old binary effect is given in [G66].
An example of a binary 4-cube with 16 nodes is shown in Figure 1a.