follow Dictionary.com

How Well Do You Know English Slang?

cylinder seal

noun
1.
a small carved cylinder used especially by the ancient Mesopotamians to impress a design in wet clay.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for cylinder seal

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for cylinder

14
16
Scrabble Words With Friends

Quotes with cylinder-seal

Nearby words for cylinder-seal