elliptic cylinder

elliptic cylinder

[ə¦lip·tik ′sil·ən·dər]
(mathematics)
A cylinder whose directrix is an ellipse.
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Chawla [7] has considered flow past of a torsionally oscillating plane, Riley & Wybrow [8] have considered the flow induced by the torsional oscillations of an elliptic cylinder.
Wybrow, The flow induced by torsional oscillation oscillation of an elliptic cylinder, J.

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