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A cylinder is a three-dimensional geometric shape roughly described as a closed ended tin can; circles on both end of a rectangle rolled end-to-end.

Cylindrical objects Edit

USS Enterprise in Earths sky, remastered

The cylindrical projections of the Enterprise

In an alternate 1968, Captain John Christopher visually identified an UFO (specifically the USS Enterprise) as having "two cylindrical projections on top, one below [...] purpose undetermined," when identifying its nacelles and secondary hull." (TOS: "Tomorrow is Yesterday") Trip Tucker also described the nacelles as "the two large glowing cylinders [...] on the outside of the ship." (ENT: "Cold Front")

The Nomad probe encountered by the Enterprise in 2268 was described by Spock as being "roughly cylindrical" in shape, and "a fraction over one meter" in length. (TOS: "The Changeling")

The Angosian escape pod detected by the USS Enterprise -D in 2366 was described as being "a cylindrical object approximately seven meters in length and three meters in diameter." (TNG: "The Hunted")

While instructing Julian Bashir to repair a subspace transmitter in 2370, he described one of the internal components as a "green cylinder." (DS9: "Armageddon Game")

In describing the 1936 Ford truck discovered by USS Voyager in 2371, Tom Paris explained to Harry Kim that it was driven by an "internal combustion engine, a reciprocating piston cylinder design." (VOY: "The 37's")

Changeling infant in cylinder

An infant changeling in a glass cylinder

Odo also kept an infant Changeling in a glass cylinder in 2373, as he attempted to nurse it back to health. (DS9: "The Begotten")

The series 5 long-range tactical armor unit discovered by USS Voyager in 2375 was described by The Doctor as being "over a meter in length, cylindrical, [and] quite sleek." (VOY: "Warhead")

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