What does the word cylinder mean?

Usage examples for cylinder

  1. I will light it, and as long as there is any gas in this cylinder it will go on burning. – The Chemical History Of A Candle by Michael Faraday
  2. He fumbled the gun - a narrow cylinder as long as my palm - out of my pocket. – Down and Out in the Magic Kingdom by Cory Doctorow
  3. He had talked a letter into a phonograph and the phonograph man had talked his answer into it, after which the cylinder had been taken to a typewriter in the- next room and correctly written out. – Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine Last Updated: February 20, 2009

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