Rhombo-

1.
a combining form representing rhombus in compound words:
rhombencephalon.

rhombo- or rhomb-
pref.
Rhombus: rhomboid.

• Rhombocele

rhombocele rhom·bo·cele (rŏm’bə-sēl’) n. See rhomboidal sinus.

• Rhombohedral

[rom-buh-hee-druh n] /ˌrɒm bəˈhi drən/ noun, plural rhombohedrons, rhombohedra [rom-buh-hee-druh] /ˌrɒm bəˈhi drə/ (Show IPA) 1. a solid bounded by six rhombic planes. rhombohedral /ˌrɒmbəʊˈhiːdrəl/ adjective 1. of or relating to a rhombohedron 2. (crystallog) another term for trigonal (sense 2) rhombohedron /ˌrɒmbəʊˈhiːdrən/ noun 1. a six-sided prism whose sides are parallelograms rhombohedral (rŏm’bō-hē’drəl) See […]

• Rhombohedron

[rom-buh-hee-druh n] /ˌrɒm bəˈhi drən/ noun, plural rhombohedrons, rhombohedra [rom-buh-hee-druh] /ˌrɒm bəˈhi drə/ (Show IPA) 1. a solid bounded by six rhombic planes. rhombohedron /ˌrɒmbəʊˈhiːdrən/ noun 1. a six-sided prism whose sides are parallelograms rhombohedron (rŏm’bō-hē’drən) Plural rhombohedrons or rhombohedra A prism with six faces, each a rhombus.

• Rhomboid

noun 1. an oblique-angled parallelogram with only the opposite sides equal. 2. Anatomy. rhomboideus. adjective 3. Also, rhomboidal. having a form like or similar to that of a rhombus; shaped like a rhomboid. noun 1. a parallelogram having adjacent sides of unequal length adjective 2. having such a shape rhomboid rhom·boid (rŏm’boid’) or rhom·boi·dal (rŏm-boid’l) […]

• Rhomboidal sinus

rhomboidal sinus n. A dilation of the central canal of the spinal cord in the lumbar region. Also called rhombocele.

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