## TRUNCATION

### Truncation

In geometry, a**truncation**is an operation in any dimension that cuts polytope vertices, creating a new facet in place of each vertex. The term originates from Kepler's names for the Archimedean solids.

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### truncation

#### Noun

- The act of truncating or shortening (in all senses)
- The removal of the least significant digits from a decimal number
- The replacement of a solid angle by a plane (or a similar operation in other dimensions)

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