annular solid


Definition of annular solid

: 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)

Love words?

You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:

  • More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

First Known Use of annular solid

1818, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about annular solid

Time Traveler for annular solid

Time Traveler

The first known use of annular solid was in 1818

See more words from the same year

Statistics for annular solid

Cite this Entry

“Annular solid.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

Comments on annular solid

What made you want to look up annular solid? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).


Test Your Vocabulary

A Thanksgiving Word Quiz

  • a traditional thanksgiving dinner
  • November comes from a word for which of the following numbers?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

Bee Cubed

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!