octeract etymology

English word octeract comes from English tesseract, English oct- (Form of octa- or octo- used before a vowel.)

Detailed word origin of octeract

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
tesseract English (eng) (mathematics) The four-dimensional analogue of a cube; a 4D polytope bounded by eight cubes (in the same way a cube is bounded by six squares).. (science fiction) Any of various fictional mechanisms that explain extradimensional, superluminal, or time travel outside the geometry of the physical universe.
oct- English (eng) Form of octa- or octo- used before a vowel.
octeract English (eng) (mathematics) A eight-dimensional hypercube.

Words with the same origin as octeract

Descendants of tesseract
Descendants of oct-
octad octadic octangle octatomic octene octillion octoid octose octoxide octree octyne uranium octoxide