Synonyms of cylinder


1. cylinder, solid

usage: a solid bounded by a cylindrical surface and two parallel planes (the bases)

2. cylinder, round shape

usage: a surface generated by rotating a parallel line around a fixed line

3. cylinder, piston chamber, chamber

usage: a chamber within which piston moves

4. cylinder, container

usage: a cylindrical container for oxygen or compressed air

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