Catalan solid


Catalan solid
Syn: Archimedean dual

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  • Archimedean solid — In geometry an Archimedean solid is a highly symmetric, semi regular convex polyhedron composed of two or more types of regular polygons meeting in identical vertices. They are distinct from the Platonic solids, which are composed of only one… …   Wikipedia

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