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surface of revolution

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

  • n. A surface generated by revolving a plane curve about an axis in its plane.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A surface formed when a given curve is revolved around a given axis. If the resulting surface is a closed one, it also defines a solid of revolution.

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