five-sided five-sided

Definition(s):

  • (adj) having five sides

Usage(s):

  1. The number five turns up everywhere: people wear five-sided hats, speak of a five-sided universe and play a five-sided board game called Quintet.
  2. Completed in 2007, it's a narrow, five-sided windowless space, nearly 40 ft.
  3. The five-sided Pentagon had developed a one-track mind.

News

  • IU chemists produce star-shaped macromolecule that grabs large anions

    ( Indiana University ) Chemists at Indiana University Bloomington have created a symmetrical, five-sided macrocycle that is easy to synthesize and has characteristics that may help expand the molecular tool box available to researchers in biology, chemistry and materials sciences. The molecule, which the researchers call cyanostar, was developed in the lab of Amar Flood, associate professor in ...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: EurekAlert!

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