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  1. 5-cell

    In geometry, the 5-cell is a four-dimensional object bounded by 5 tetrahedral cells. It is also known as the pentachoron, pentatope, or tetrahedral hyperpyramid. It is a 4-simplex, the simplest possible convex regular 4-polytope, and is analogous to the tetrahedron in three dimensions and the triangle in two dimensions. The regular 5-cell is bounded by regular tetrahedra, and is one of the six regular convex polychora, represented by Schläfli symbol {3,3,3}.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of 5-cell in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of 5-cell in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ruth Nanda Anshen:

    Even as the cell is the unit of the organic body, so the family is the unit of society.

  2. Clarence Darrow:

    We know life is futile. A man who considers that his life is of very wonderful importance is awfully close to a padded cell.

  3. Norman Mailer:

    In America all too few blows are struck into flesh. We kill the spirit here, we are experts at that. We use psychic bullets and kill each other cell by cell.

  4. Aimee Eyvazzadeh:

    They've said they've discovered this precursor cell in humans and this cell can somehow mature into healthy, young fertilizable eggs? Well, that's awesome, let me at that cell!

  5. John Flannery:

    We want to double down on life sciences, and especially so in the cell therapy business, this more than doubles our capability right now in cell therapy and we think we can easily have a $1 billion-plus business in cell therapy in the next 10 years.

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