Meaning of cubiform in English:


Pronunciation /ˈkjuːbɪfɔːm/


  • Cube-shaped.

    ‘the columns are thick and have cubiform capitals’
    • ‘From 1928 he began to design ambitious architectural projects, including a ‘Skyscraper City’, whose cubiform structure resembles that of his sculptures.’
    • ‘Moreover, the completely airtight construction of the combination of the cubiform container and the light-permeable glass plate ensures that the solar cells contained therein are thoroughly protected.’
    • ‘The project's objective was the expansion of production of fractional cubiform broken natural stones at the deposit.’
    • ‘The screen, with its cubiform capitals and unending knot ornamentation, is an example of church fittings.’
    • ‘Almost 2000 delegates from 41 countries gathered in the Kulturpalast, the massive cubiform cultural centre dating from Dresden's former communist era.’