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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)

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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.
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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.
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