semicylindrical

adjective
semi·​cy·​lin·​dri·​cal | \ ˌse-mē-sə-ˈlin-dri-kəl How to pronounce semicylindrical (audio) , ˌse-ˌmī-, -mi- \

Definition of semicylindrical

: having the shape of a longitudinal half of a cylinder

First Known Use of semicylindrical

circa 1731, in the meaning defined above

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“Semicylindrical.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/semicylindrical. Accessed 26 Jan. 2021.

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