In a message dated 7/19/03 4:52:45 PM Pacific Daylight Time, somewhere@on_earth.in_space writes:
<< Thanks for that correction. (smile) Yes, you are correct, although I've not heard of that term employed before. I've heard of (and worked with) k-flats, which I think might be the same thing here. >>
Yes. I use "realm" for 3-flat, "tetrealm" for 4-flat, "pentrealm" for 5-flat, and so forth. Plain numbers are so boring sometimes.