Polycube vs Pentacube - What's the difference?

polycube | pentacube |


As nouns the difference between polycube and pentacube

is that polycube is (geometry) a polyform made by joining one or more cubes face to face in various arrangements while pentacube is (mathematics) a polycube composed of five cubes.

polycube

English

Noun

(en noun) (wikipedia polycube)
  • (geometry) A polyform made by joining one or more cubes face to face in various arrangements.
  • See also

    *polyform

    pentacube

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (mathematics) A polycube composed of five cubes