Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Stereo-, + Gr. to cut: cf. F. stéréotomie,
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr. stereos, solid, temnein, to cut.
It consisted in a division of the cube, or, as he called it, the stereotomy of the cube.
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