cylindricity
cylindricity cyl*`in*dric"i*ty (s?l`?n-dr?s"?-t?), n. The quality or condition of being cylindrical. [1913 Webster]

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  • cylindricity — ˌsilə̇nˈdrisəd.ē noun ( es) Etymology: probably from French cylindricité, from cylindrique cylindric + ité ity : the quality or state of being cylindrical * * * cylindricity / drisˈi ti/ noun • • • Main Entry: ↑cyl …   Useful english dictionary

  • cylindricity — noun a) The quality of being cylindrical. b) A three dimensional geometric tolerance that controls how much a feature can deviate from a perfect cylinder …   Wiktionary

  • cylindricity — cyl·in·dric·i·ty …   English syllables

  • Geometric dimensioning and tolerancing — (GD T) is a system for defining and communicating engineering tolerances. It uses a symbolic language on engineering drawings and computer generated three dimensional solid models for explicitly describing nominal geometry and its allowable… …   Wikipedia

  • Rotundity — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Rotundity >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 rotundity rotundity Sgm: N 1 roundness roundness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 cylindricity cylindricity Sgm: N 1 sphericity sphericity spheroidity Sgm: N 1 globosity …   English dictionary for students

  • cylindricality — n. 1. the roundness of a 3 dimensional cylinder. Syn: cylindricalness; cylindricity. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cylindricalness — n. 1. the roundness of a 3 dimensional cylinder. Syn: cylindricality; cylindricity. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Roundness — Round ness, n. 1. The quality or state of being round in shape; as, the roundness of the globe, of the orb of the sun, of a ball, of a bowl, a column, etc. [1913 Webster] 2. Fullness; smoothness of flow; as, the roundness of a period; the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Honing (metalworking) — Honing is a manufacturing process that produces a precision surface on a workpiece by scrubbing an abrasive stone against it along a controlled path. Honing is primarily used to improve the geometric form of a surface, but may also improve… …   Wikipedia

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