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 for Cube
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Cube \Cube\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Cubed (k[=u]bd); p. pr. & vb.
     n. Cubing.]
     To raise to the third power; to obtain the cube of.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Cube \Cube\ (k[=u]b), n. [F. cube, L. cubus, fr. Gr. ???? a
     cube, a cubical die.]
     1. (Geom.) A regular solid body, with six equal square sides.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. (Math.) The product obtained by taking a number or
        quantity three times as a factor; as, 4x4=16, and 16x4=64,
        the cube of 4.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     Cube ore (Min.), pharmacosiderite. It commonly crystallizes
        in cubes of a green color.
  
     Cube root. (Math.), the number or quantity which,
        multiplied into itself, and then into the product,
        produces the given cube; thus, 3 is the cube root of 27,
        for 3x3x3 = 27.
  
     Cube spar (Min.), anhydrite; anhydrous calcium sulphate.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  cube
      n 1: a hexahedron with six equal squares as faces [syn: cube,
           regular hexahedron]
      2: a three-dimensional shape with six square or rectangular
         sides [syn: block, cube]
      3: the product of three equal terms [syn: cube, third power]
      4: any of several tropical American woody plants of the genus
         Lonchocarpus whose roots are used locally as a fish poison
         and commercially as a source of rotenone
      5: a block in the (approximate) shape of a cube [syn: cube,
         square block]
      v 1: raise to the third power
      2: cut into cubes; "cube the cheese" [syn: cube, dice]

From The Jargon File (version 4.4.7, 29 Dec 2003) :

  cube
   n.
  
      1. [short for ?cubicle?] A module in the open-plan offices used at many
      programming shops. ?I've got the manuals in my cube.?
  
      2. A NeXT machine (which resembles a matte-black cube).
  

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (18 March 2015) :

  cube
  
     1. [short for "cubicle"] A module in the open-plan offices
     used at many programming shops.  "I've got the manuals in my
     cube."
  
     2. A NeXT machine (which resembles a matte-black cube).
  

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (18 March 2015) :

  Cube
  
     Three-dimensional visual language for higher-order logic.
  
     "The Cube Language", M. Najork et al, 1991 IEEE Workshop on
     Visual Langs, Oct 1991, pp.218-224.
  
     [{Jargon File]
  

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