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cuboid

1. the cubelike bone of the foot; the outer distal bone of the tarsus
2. Maths a geometric solid whose six faces are rectangles; rectangular parallelepiped

cuboid

[′kyü‚bȯid]
(anatomy)
The outermost distal tarsal bone in vertebrates.
(invertebrate zoology)
Main vein of the wing in many insects, particularly the flies (Diptera).
(science and technology)
Nearly cubic in shape.
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When the device enters a cuboid, content is accessible to that device, such as a video file (a).
It is a cuboid, but can you call it something else?
Smith, 1993) in this method smallest-parent computing a cuboids' from the smallest previously computed cuboids', Cache results as caching results of a cuboids from which other cuboids are computed to reduce disk I/Os, a mortisescans is computing as many as possible cuboids at the same time to amortize disk reads, share-sorts was sharing sorting costs cross multiple cuboids when sort-based method is used and share-partitions sharing the partitioning cost across multiple cuboids when hash-based algorithms are used.
In the numerical formulation, which involves digitization of problem parameters, the inclusion domain, which can be arbitrary shaped, containing known but otherwise arbitrarily distributed eigenstrains, is divided into elementary cuboids of uniform eigenstrains, as shown in Fig.
In the virtual space, when a plane wave impinges along the x direction, regardless of the polarization, the electric field is always perpendicular to the longitudinal direction of the inner cuboid, which is an elongated PEC coated structure.
The first image shows an example of the robot's working environment: the board on which several cuboids are placed at different coordinates.
But he is playful in his manipulation of tubular steel rods, wooden cuboids, cut-out steel sheets, which create beautiful three-dimensional free standing sculptures and two-dimensional wall pieces.
The main cuboids are: micro piles (l = 14-16 m) approx.