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Definition of Cylinder

  1. noun A solid body which may be generated by the rotation of a parallelogram round one its sides; or a body of rollerlike form, of which the longitudinal section is oblong, and the cross section is circular.
  2. noun The space inclosed by any cylindrical surface. The space may be limited or unlimited in length.
  3. noun Any hollow body of cylindrical form
  4. noun The chamber of a steam engine in which the piston is moved by the force of steam.
  5. noun The barrel of an air or other pump.
  6. noun The revolving platen or bed which produces the impression or carries the type in a cylinder press.
  7. noun The bore of a gun; the turning chambered breech of a revolver.
  8. noun The revolving square prism carrying the cards in a Jacquard loom.

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  • Cylindriform adjective Having the form of a cylinder.
  • Neuraxis noun See Axis cylinder, under Axis.

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Cylinder (geometry) - Wikipedia on Ask.com

A cylinder (from Greek ОєПЌО»О№ОЅОґПЃОїП‚ - kulindros, "roller, tumbler") is one of the most basic curvilinear geometric shapes, the surface formed by the points at a fixed ...

Cylinder - Wikipedia on Ask.com

Cylinder most commonly refers to: Cylinder (geometry), a three-dimensional geometric shape. Cylinder may also refer to: ...

Cylinder (engine) - Wikipedia on Ask.com

A cylinder is the central working part of a reciprocating engine or pump, the space in which a piston travels. Multiple cylinders are commonly arranged side by ...

Three-dimensional figures - Cylinders, cones and spheres - First ...

A cylinder is similar to a prism, but its two bases are circles, not polygons. Also, the sides of a cylinder are curved, not flat. A cone has one circular base and a ...

Cylinder -- from Wolfram MathWorld

The term "cylinder" has a number of related meanings. In its most general usage, the word "cylinder" refers to a solid bounded by a closed generalized cylinder ...

Cylinder | Define Cylinder at Dictionary.com

Geometry. a surface or solid bounded by two parallel planes and generated by a straight line moving parallel to the given planes and tracing a curve bounded ...

Spinning Cylinder

Cylinder Facts. Notice these interesting things: It has a flat base and a flat top. The base is the same as the top, and also in-between. It has one curved side ...

Surface Area of a Cylinder

An interactive math lesson to teach the surface area of a cylinder.

Cylinder & Slide Inc

Cylinder & Slide Inc. located in Fremont NE is your true custom handguns shop. Custom hand guns. Custom Pistolsmithing. Each of our pistolsmiths builds your ...

Cylinder Preservation and Digitization Project

A digital collection of recordings held by the University of California at Santa Barbara. Includes searchable database, history of cylinder recordings, and donation ...