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column

noun

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  1. 1 a series of persons or things arranged one behind another <a column of ants stretched between the fallen hot dog and the ant hill> Synonyms line, cue, file, queue, range, string, trainRelated Words echelon, rank, row, tier; chain, progression, sequence, succession; array

  2. 2 an upright shaft that supports an overhead structure <engraved columns supported the arch on either side> Synonyms pillar, pier, pilaster, post, stanchionRelated Words caryatid, pedestal; buttress, flying buttress; needle, obelisk; pile, piling




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