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frustum Explained

frustum at English irregular forms Of Explained:

(pl) frusta

Frustum at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Frustum \Frus"tum\, n.; pl. L. {Frusta}, E. {Frustums}. [L.
fruslum piece, bit.]
1. (Geom.) The part of a solid next the base, formed by
cutting off the, top; or the part of any solid, as of a
cone, pyramid, etc., between two planes, which may be
either parallel or inclined to each other.

2. (Arch.) One of the drums of the shaft of a column.

frustum at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

frustum
n : a truncated cone or pyramid; the part that is left when a
cone or pyramid is cut by a plane parallel to the base
and the apical part is removed
[also: {frusta} (pl)]

frustum at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==
Inter: wikipedi » a

Etymology

Inter: etyl » la Inter: term » frustum||morsel|lang=la.

Pronunciation

* Inter: audio » en-us-frustum.ogg|Audio (US)

Noun

Inter: en-noun » pl2=frusta
  • A cone or pyramid whose tip has been truncated by a plane parallel to its base.
    1. A region of a sphere delimited by two parallel planes.

      Synonyms

      * Inter: sense » area of a sphere zone

      Usage notes

      The spelling Inter: term » frustrum is erroneous,Inter: R:OE » D and is by incorrect analogy with Inter: term » frustrate, also of Latin origin.

      Translations

      Inter: trans-top » cone or pyramid

  • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|katkaistu kartio
  • German: Inter: qualifier » mathematics Inter: t- » de|Kegelstumpf|m, Inter: qualifier » mathematics Inter: t+ » de|Stumpf|m, Inter: qualifier » computing, mathematics Inter: t- » de|Pyramidenstumpf|m
  • Greek: Inter: qualifier » cone Inter: t- » el|κόλουρος κώνος|m|tr=kólouros kónos|sc=Grek, Inter: qualifier » pyramid Inter: t- » el|κόλουρη πυραμίδα|f|tr=kólouri pyramída|sc=Grek

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|tronco|m
    • Russian: Inter: t- » ru|усечённая пирамида|f|tr=us'ečónnaja piramída pyramid, Inter: t- » ru|усечённый конус|m|tr=us'ečónnyj kónus cone
    • Turkish: Inter: qualifier » mathematics Inter: t- » tr|kesik koni


    Inter: trans-botto » m

    References


    Latin

    Noun

    Inter: la-noun » frustum|frusti|frustī|n|second
  • a piece, bit; crumb, morsel, scrap of food

    Inflection

    Inter: la-decl-2nd-N » frust

    Synonyms

    * Inter: sense » piece fragmentum, segmentum

    Descendants

    * English: Inter: l » en|frustum

  • Translation: et » frustum
    Translation: fr » frustum
    Translation: ko » frustum
    Translation: ka » frustum
    Translation: hu » frustum
    Translation: mg » frustum
    Translation: pl » frustum
    Translation: ru » frustum
    Translation: fi » frustum
    Translation: ta » frustum
    Translation: te » frustum
    Translation: vi » frustum
    Translation: zh » frustum