surface of revolution


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surface of revolution

n. pl. surfaces of revolution
A surface generated by revolving a plane curve about an axis in its plane.
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Second, it provides the representation method of surface of revolution.
In particular embodiments, such methods include the step of providing a mechanical system, the system including a plurality of cutting members (42) and an application surface (64) for transferring material to the axially tapered building surface, the axially tapered surface comprising a surface of revolution that varies radially along a rotational axis of the surface.
The new notion has been inspired by the behavior of the unit vector field tangent to the parallels of a surface of revolution in the 3-dimensional Euclidean space.
Although the minimum surface of revolution for a well-behaved function need not be a self-intersecting surface, it is worth pointing out that allowing the axes of revolution to intersect the graph of f (x) does in fact always introduce such surfaces.
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He drew the two straight sections as two cylinders and then used a surface of revolution to create the bend between them.