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hemicylindrical

Definitions

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  • adj. Having the form of half a cylinder (divided down its axis)

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having the form of half of a cylinder divided in the direction of its axis.

Etymologies

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hemi- +‎ cylindrical

Examples

  • In any make the jig wince, or wince dye beck, consists of a large rectangular, or, in some cases, hemicylindrical dye-vat.

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  • According to www. healthline.com, "the physical machine comprises [of] a gantry 15 ft (4.57 m) in diameter and 20.5 ft (6.24 m) in length, weighing about 17 U.S. tons, fourteen x-ray guns featured within a hemicylindrical arrangement (surrounding the patient or subject over-head and on the sides) and targeted at an adjacent hemicylindrical fluorescent screen, fourteen rotating two-dimensional television cameras and eight video disc recorders for recording the x-rays, [and]

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