Definition of "rhombus" [rhom•bus]

  • An equilateral parallelogram. (noun)

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Use "rhombus" in a sentence
  • "My "specific" application I mentioned earlier is instructive for fans of anime and manga - as a member of the otaku-rhombus, that is, non-Japanese fans of anime creating works with roots in aforementioned anime, I view the art from my point of view, which is just as accurate as the native Japanese person's."
  • "You just wanted a way to get the word "rhombus" into a post, right?"
  • "(To make the edges of the rhombuses match, the width of the rhombus should be a multiple of four pixels and the height should be one pixel less than ½ width."