Definition of cylindrical:
- cylindrical (part of speech: adjective)
He did not know how many shots the thing contained, but if it propelled solid missiles by chemical explosion, there could not have been more than five or six such charges in the cylindrical part of the weapon which he had assumed to be the charge- holder.- "Flight From Tomorrow", Henry Beam Piper.
Most, if not all, of the damage caused by the earthquake must have been due to this great oscillation; and yet the cylindrical stone- lamps so common in Japanese gardens were found by Professor Omori to have fallen in many different directions.- "A Study of Recent Earthquakes", Charles Davison.
- "As It Was in the Beginning", Philip Verrill Mighels.