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Synonyms for cylinder

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

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

a cylindrical container for oxygen or compressed air

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Planting scenes, some of them clearly astronomical, were quite frequent in Mesopotamian cylinder seal designs of the mid-3rd millennium BC, so it's reasonably certain that the celestial Ear of Grain was in the sky by that time.
Cylinder seal (and modern impression) with ewe and ram, c.
The hero holding the winged disc may have the lower limbs of a bull and therefore represent a bull-man, a figure known to support the winged disc of Samas, as for example on the Neo-Assyrian cylinder seal BM 102965 (Collon 2001:Plate XVI.210) [Figure 18].
While other cylinder seals from the Early Bronze Age have been found in the UAE, at Hili, near Al Ain, and at Al Sufouh, in Dubai, for example, these are from the slightly later Umm Al Nar period, which lasted from around 2,500 BC to 2,000 BC, making the Medinat Zayed find of special importance as the first of its kind.
Cylinder seals were produced between about 3500 B.C.
The reduced operational efficiency and cylinder seal leakage are both the result of contamination in the system fluid.
A ceramic cylinder seal and greenstone plaque fragments found at San Andres--in the state of Tabasco on the Gulf of Mexico--date from 650 B.C.
The earliest dated tablet (828), impressed with a cylinder seal depicting a modeled-style two-figure heroic encounter (no.
The complete skeleton of a horse was discovered there and among the bones "a beautifully carved cylinder seal of haematite" was found, believed to be of Syrian origin.
Standard features: Jacketed day tanks with electric agitators and level control, closed-loop metering-cylinder control, cylinder seal lubrication, process-monitoring system, mixhead hydraulic system, abrasive-use rates straight type mixhead, Allen-Bradley SLC 5/03 PLC with Panelview 600 operator interface, 100 pour-time settings, modem service support.
Among the latest discoveries was a Mesopotamian-style cylinder seal, which was used to roll pictures onto surfaces, featuring the God of water and the Goddess Lama.
The models are being recalled because of the use of non-Toyota branded brake fluid, which does not keep the master brake cylinder seal fresh.
21 -- Toyota Motor Cororation will repair about 1.53 million Avalon and other vehicles globally for problems with the brake master cylinder seal and fuel pump wiring, with most of those to be recalled in the United States and Japan.