annular solid

noun

Definition of annular solid

mathematics
: a solid generated by a closed curve when rotated about a straight line lying in the plane of the curve and not intersecting the curve (as a torus)

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First Known Use of annular solid

1818, in the meaning defined above

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“Annular solid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/annular%20solid. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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