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 (ăk′sē-sĭ-mĕt′rĭk) also ax·i·sym·met·ri·cal (-rĭ-kəl)
Having symmetry around an axis: an axisymmetric cone.

ax′i·sym·met′ri·cal·ly adv.
ax′i·sym′me·try (-sĭm′ĭ-trē) n.


(ˌæksɪsɪˈmɛtrɪk) or


being symmetrical around an axis


(ˌæk si sɪˈmɛ trɪk)

symmetric about an axis.
ax`i•sym•met′ri•cal•ly, adv.
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At the mature stage of a hurricane, direct estimation of the leading Lyapunov exponent using an axisymmetric model reveals, nevertheless, the existence of a chaotic attractor in the phase space of the hurricane scales.
Katiiand Prabhu [16] used axisymmetric detached rib-roughness to study the heat transfer performance of flat surface impinged by normal air jet of circular holes and found increase in Reynolds number increases the heat transfer at all the radial locations for a given space.
The curve of SCF is obtained from the computational model constituted by axisymmetric elements via ANSYS, Figure 5, and it is determined in the longitudinal direction in the first case, and in the tangential direction in the second case.
To improve the efficiency of calculation, axisymmetric models were used.
To the best of authors' knowledge, the only available nontrivial axisymmetric semianalytic rigid plastic solution for the generalized yield criterion has been outlined in [18].
In the present work, dipole and source rings have been distributed on the body/cavity boundaries to simulate cavitating flows over axisymmetric geometries.