Definition of Pyramids. Meaning of Pyramids. Synonyms of Pyramids

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Definition of Pyramids

Pyramid
Pyramid Pyr"a*mid, v. t. (Speculation) To use, or to deal in, in a pyramiding transaction. See Pyramid, v. i.
Pyramid
Pyramid Pyr"a*mid, n. (Speculation) The series of operations involved in pyramiding. See Pyramid, v. i.
Pyramid
Pyramid Pyr"a*mid, n. [L. pyramis, -idis, fr. Gr. ?, ?, of Egyptian origin: cf. F. pyramide.] 1. A solid body standing on a triangular, square, or polygonal base, and terminating in a point at the top; especially, a structure or edifice of this shape. 2. (Geom.) A solid figure contained by a plane rectilineal figure as base and several triangles which have a common vertex and whose bases are sides of the base. 3. pl. (Billiards) The game of pool in which the balls are placed in the form of a triangle at spot. [Eng.]
pyramid
Truncated Trun"ca*ted, a. 1. Cut off; cut short; maimed. 2. (Min.) Replaced, or cut off, by a plane, especially when equally inclined to the adjoining faces; as, a truncated edge. 3. (Zo["o]l.) Lacking the apex; -- said of certain spiral shells in which the apex naturally drops off. Truncated cone or pyramid (Geom.), a cone or pyramid whose vertex is cut off by a plane, the plane being usually parallel to the base.

Meaning of Pyramids from wikipedia

- Meroë. The pyramids of Kush, also known as Nubian Pyramids, have different characteristics than the pyramids of Egypt. The Nubian pyramids were constructed...
- masonry. The most famous Egyptian pyramids are those found at Giza, on the outskirts of Cairo. Several of the Giza pyramids are counted among the largest...
- smaller satellite edifices, known as "queens" pyramids, causeways and valley pyramids. Khufu’s pyramid complex consists of a valley temple, now buried...
- Great Pyramid of Giza (also known as the Pyramid of Khufu or the Pyramid of Cheops) is the oldest and largest of the three pyramids in the Giza pyramid complex...
- some private underground tombs were marked on the surface by small brick pyramids that terminated in pyramidia. The four lateral sides included texts and...
- "Pyramids FC announces their chairman, coach and new signings". EgyptToday. "UAE businessman Salem Al Shamsi acquires Egyptian football team Pyramids FC"...
- Mesoamerican pyramids Egyptian pyramids Mesoamerican architecture Pyramid Platform mound South American pyramids Step pyramid Triadic pyramid Ziggurat Feder...
- album. "Pyramids" serves as the second single from the project following "Thinkin Bout You". The following day Ocean posted that, "playing ‘Pyramids’ on the...
- The Pyramids may refer to Egyptian Pyramids, especially the Pyramids at Giza The Pyramids (band), a surf rock group from Long Beach, California The Pyramids...
- pyramid of numbers representing the number of individual organisms at each trophic level. Pyramids of energy are normally upright, but other pyramids...
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