A closed 3-D figure (which may, according to some terminology conventions, be self-intersecting). Among the simplest
solids are the Sphere, Cube, Cone, Cylinder, and more generally, the
Polyhedra.

*See also *Apple, Archimedean Solid, Catalan Solid, Cone, Cork Plug, Cube,
Cuboctahedron, Cylinder, Cylindrical Hoof, Cylindrical Wedge, Dodecahedron, Geodesic
Dome, Great Dodecahedron, Great Icosahedron, Great Rhombicosidodecahedron (Archimedean),
Great Rhombicuboctahedron (Archimedean), Great Stellated Dodecahedron, Icosahedron,
Icosidodecahedron, Johnson Solid, Kepler-Poinsot Solid, Lemon, Möbius
Strip, Octahedron, Platonic Solid, Polyhedron, Pseudosphere,
Rhombicosidodecahedron, Rhombicuboctahedron, Small Stellated Dodecahedron, Snub Cube, Snub
Dodecahedron, Solid of Revolution, Sphere, Steinmetz Solid, Stella Octangula, Surface,
Tetrahedron, Torus, Truncated Cube, Truncated Dodecahedron, Truncated Icosahedron,
Truncated Octahedron, Truncated Tetrahedron, Uniform Polyhedron, Wulff Shape

© 1996-9 *Eric W. Weisstein *

1999-05-26