# Cube vs. Dice ## Cube and Dice Definitions

#### Cube

(Mathematics) A regular solid having six congruent square faces.

Plural of die2.

#### Cube

Something having the general shape of a cube
A cube of sugar.

#### Dice

Pl. dice also dices (used with a pl. verb) Small cubes of food.

#### Cube

A cubicle, used for work or study.

#### Dice

To play or gamble with dice.

#### Cube

(Mathematics) The third power of a number or quantity.

#### Dice

To win or lose (money) by gambling with dice.

#### Cube

Cubes(Slang) Cubic inches. Used especially of an internal combustion engine.

#### Dice

To cut (food) into small cubes.

#### Cube

(Mathematics) To raise (a quantity or number) to the third power.

#### Dice

To decorate with dicelike figures.

#### Cube

To determine the cubic contents of.

#### Dice

(uncountable) Gaming with one or more dice.

#### Cube

To form or cut into cubes
The cook cubed some potatoes.

A die.

#### Cube

To tenderize (meat) by breaking the fibers with superficial cuts in a pattern of squares.

#### Dice

That which has been diced.
Cut onions, carrots and celery into medium dice.

#### Cube

(geometry) A regular polyhedron having six identical square faces.

#### Dice

(intransitive) To play dice.

#### Cube

Any object more or less in the form of a cube.
A sugar cube
A stock cube

#### Dice

(transitive) To cut into small cubes.

#### Cube

(mathematics) The third power of a number, value, term or expression.
The cube of 2 is 8

#### Dice

(transitive) To ornament with squares, diamonds, or cubes.

#### Cube

(computing) A data structure consisting of a three-dimensional array; a data cube

#### Dice

To play games with dice.
I . . . diced not above seven times a week.

#### Cube

A Rubik's cube style puzzle, not necessarily in the shape of a cube

#### Dice

To cut into small cubes; as, to slice and dice carrots.

#### Cube

A cubicle, especially one of those found in offices.
My co-worker annoys me by throwing things over the walls of my cube.

#### Dice

To ornament with squares, diamonds, or cubes.

#### Cube

To raise to the third power; to determine the result of multiplying by itself twice.
Three cubed can be written as 33, and equals twenty-seven.

#### Dice

Small cubes with 1 to 6 spots on the faces; used to generate random numbers

#### Cube

(transitive) To form into the shape of a cube.

Cut into cubes;
Cube the cheese

#### Cube

(transitive) To cut into cubes.
Cube the ham right after adding the curry to the rice.

Play dice

#### Cube

(intransitive) To use a Rubik's cube.
He likes to cube now and then.

#### Cube

A regular solid body, with six equal square sides.

#### Cube

The product obtained by taking a number or quantity three times as a factor; as, 4x4=16, and 16x4=64, the cube of 4.

#### Cube

To raise to the third power; to obtain the cube of.

#### Cube

A three-dimensional shape with six square or rectangular sides

#### Cube

A hexahedron with six equal squares as faces

#### Cube

The product of three equal terms

#### Cube

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

#### Cube

A block in the (approximate) shape of a cube

#### Cube

Raise to the third power

Cut into cubes;
Cube the cheese