This page has two definitions of cylindrical in English. Cylindrical is an adjective. Also define these 5 related words and terms: cylinder, cartography, projection, meridian, and parallel.
- Shaped like a cylinder.
Cylinder definitionA surface created by projecting a closed two-dimensional curve along an axis intersecting the plane of the curve. (1 of 9 cylinder definitions)
- (cartography) Describing a map projection in which meridians are mapped onto vertical lines and parallels of latitude onto horizontal lines.
shaped like a cylinder