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.
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- 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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