# hypercube

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## hy·per·cube

(hī′pər-kyo͞ob′)*n.*

**1.**Any of a set of objects resulting from the generalization of a two-dimensional square and a three-dimensional cube to

*n*dimensions. A hypercube has 2

^{n}corners, each of which is connected to its

*n*nearest adjacent corners by edges that all have the same length.

**2.**A network whose nodes have the connectivity of such an object.

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## hypercube

(ˈhaɪpəˌkjuːb)*n*

(Mathematics)

*maths*a figure in a space of four or more dimensions having all its sides equal and all its angles right anglesCollins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

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