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Cube csc See cosecant. csc–1 See inverse cosecant. cube (1) A polyhedron having six congruent faces, each of which is a square. (2) The third power of a number or expression. cubic Related to a cube, either the polyhedron or the third power of an expression. cubic close packing A packing of three-dimensional space by spheres in which the centers of the spheres are at the points of a lattice formed of cuboctahedra. Each sphere is tangent to 12 other spheres. cubic lattice A lattice whose lattice unit is a cube.

Circumtangential triangle For a given triangle, there are exactly three points with the property that the line connecting the point to its isogonal conjugate point is tangent to the circumcircle of the circular reasoning – circumtangential triangle glossary 29 glossary cissoid – coaxial triangle. The circumtangential triangle of the given triangle is the equilateral triangle whose vertices are these three points. cissoid The curve whose polar equation is r = 2 sin θ tan θ. It is also called the cissoid of Diocles after its inventor.

A circle has eccentricity 0. An ellipse has eccentricity less than 1; a parabola has eccentricity 1; and a hyperbola has eccentricity greater than 1. congruent – conic section The four conic sections glossary 37 glossary conjugate – conservative field conjugate A term used to indicate that two objects have a special correspondence with each other; the nature of the correspondence depends on the context. conjugate angles Two angles whose measures add up to 360°. conjugate arcs Two arcs whose union is a circle and which intersect only at their endpoints.