Definition: Def. 11.22: Axis of a Cylinder
(Definition 22 from Book 11 of Euclid's “Elements”)
And the axis of the cylinder is the stationary straight line about which the rectangle (constructing the cylinder) is turned.
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- Fitzpatrick, Richard: Euclid's "Elements of Geometry"
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- Prime.mover and others: "Pr∞fWiki", https://proofwiki.org/wiki/Main_Page, 2016