Sentence Examples


  • The truncated tetrahedron is formed by truncating the vertices of a regular tetrahedron so as to leave the original faces hexagons.
  • The buildings stand upon raised terraces, or upon truncated pyramids, approached by broad stairways, usually of cut stone.
  • Of the Governor's Palace is a huge truncated pyramid, 200 X30o ft.
  • Shell with moderately long spire and canal, ornamented with ribs, often spiny; foot truncated anteriorly.
  • - Burrowing snakes of Ceylon and southern India, with a very short tail, which ends in a peculiar, often obliquely truncated, shield, hence the name.