Cubic symmetry

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The symmetry group of this structure is the cubic group, the symmetry group of a cube.

A cube is one of the five regular solids : regular tetrahedron, octahedron, cube, icosahedron, dodecahedron.

References : Plato, Euclid,...

See also :

icosahedron - tetrahedral symmetry - octahedron

Last modified on 10 June 2010, at 14:00