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Having the approximate shape of a cube.
1. Anatomy A tarsal bone on the outer side of the foot in front of the calcaneus and behind the fourth and fifth metatarsal bones.
2. Mathematics A rectangular parallelepiped.

cu·boi′dal (kyo͞o-boid′l) adj.
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Adj.1.cuboidal - shaped like a cube
cubic, three-dimensional - having three dimensions
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The inner epidermis of the middle zone was mainly composed of cuboidal epithelia.
The outer fold aspect is composed of cuboidal epithelia.