- shaped like a cube
- designating a cubelike tarsal bone on the outside of the foot between the metatarsals and the calcaneus
Origin of cuboidClassical Greek kyboeid?s: see cube and amp; -oid
- a six-sided figure each face of which is a rectangle
- the cuboid bone
Having the approximate shape of a cube.
- Anatomy A tarsal bone on the outer side of the foot in front of the calcaneus and behind the fourth and fifth metatarsal bones.
- Mathematics A rectangular parallelepiped.
(comparative more cuboid, superlative most cuboid)
- Of the shape of a cube.