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Catalan solid

deltoidal hexecontahedron
Deltoidal hexacontahedron
A Catalan solid is a polyhedron that is a dual of an Archimedean solid. (A dual of a polyhedron is obtained by replacing each face with a vertex, and each vertex with a face.) Catalan solids are named after the Belgian mathematician Eugène Catalan (1814-1894) who first described them in 1865.

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