# Definition of Cylinders. Meaning of Cylinders. Synonyms of Cylinders

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## Definition of Cylinders

cylinder
Pattern box, chain, or cylinder (Figure Weaving), devices, in a loom, for presenting several shuttles to the picker in the proper succession for forming the figure. Pattern card. (a) A set of samples on a card. (b) (Weaving) One of the perforated cards in a Jacquard apparatus. Pattern reader, one who arranges textile patterns. Pattern wheel (Horology), a count-wheel.
Cylinder
Cylinder Cyl"in*der (s?l"?n-d?r), n. [F. cylindre, OF. cilindre, L. cylindrus, fr. Gr. kylindros, fr. kylindein, kyli`ein, to roll. Cf. Calender the machine.] 1. (Geom.) (a) A solid body which may be generated by the rotation of a parallelogram round one its sides; or a body of rollerlike form, of which the longitudinal section is oblong, and the cross section is circular. (b) The space inclosed by any cylindrical surface. The space may be limited or unlimited in length. 2. Any hollow body of cylindrical form, as: (a) The chamber of a steam engine in which the piston is moved by the force of steam. (b) The barrel of an air or other pump. (c) (Print.) The revolving platen or bed which produces the impression or carries the type in a cylinder press. (d) The bore of a gun; the turning chambered breech of a revolver. 3. The revolving square prism carrying the cards in a Jacquard loom. Cylinder axis. (Anat.) See Axis cylinder, under Axis. Cylinder engine (Paper Making), a machine in which a cylinder takes up the pulp and delivers it in a continuous sheet to the dryers. Cylinder escapement. See Escapement. Cylinder glass. See Glass. Cylinder mill. See Roller mill. Cylinder press. See Press.

## Meaning of Cylinders from wikipedia

- given line. Such cylinders have, at times, been referred to as generalized cylinders. Through each point of a generalized cylinder there p****es a unique...
- of harness may be used to carry the cylinder or cylinders while diving, depending on the application. Cylinders used for scuba typically have an internal...
- cylinders are engine cylinders arranged in such a way that they have no channels between them to allow water or other coolant to circulate. Cylinders...
- A gas cylinder is a pressure vessel for storage and containment of gases at above atmospheric pressure. High-pressure gas cylinders are also called bottles...
- "Phonograph Cylinders: A Beginner's Guide". Phonograph Cylinders: A Beginner's Guide. Tim's Phonographs and Old Records. Retrieved 2018-01-12. "The Cylinder Archive...
- hydraulic cylinder construction used in industry: tie rod style cylinders and welded body style cylinders. Tie rod style hydraulic cylinders use high strength...
- master cylinder. The most common vehicle uses of master cylinders are in brake and clutch systems. In brake systems, the operated devices are cylinders inside...
- The Mapleson Cylinders are a group of more than 100 phonograph cylinders recorded live at the Metropolitan Opera House, primarily in the years 1901–1903...
- Moon and later from asteroids. An O'Neill cylinder would consist of two counter-rotating cylinders. The cylinders would rotate in opposite directions in...
- be estimated in thin walled cylinders as: σ r = − P 2   {\displaystyle \sigma _{r}={\dfrac {-P}{2}}\ } When the cylinder to be studied has a r a d i u...