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solid of revolution

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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A volume generated by the rotation of a plane figure about an axis in its plane.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A solid produced by taking a particular two-dimensional curve and rotating it through 360┬░ about an axis. The curve will sweep out a surface, and the region inside the surface defines a solid.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. See Revolution, n., 5.

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