Look-Up
column (n):
(architecture) a tall vertical cylindrical structure standing upright and used to support a structure
column (n):
a vertical cylindrical structure standing alone and not supporting anything (such as a monument)
column (n):
a vertical glass tube used in column chromatography; a mixture is poured in the top and washed through a stationary substance where components of the mixture are adsorbed selectively to form colored bands
column (n):
any tubular or pillar-like supporting structure in the body
column (n):
a page or text that is vertically divided
Samples
the newspaper devoted several columns to the subject.
the bookkeeper used pages that were divided into columns
column (n):
an article giving opinions or perspectives
Related Words: editorial
column (n):
a line of units following one after another
column (n):
a vertical array of numbers or other information
Samples
he added a column of numbers
column (n):
anything that approximates the shape of a column or tower
Samples
the test tube held a column of white powder.
a tower of dust rose above the horizon.
a thin pillar of smoke betrayed their campsite

Related Words: tower
14 words in a day, 5000 words in a year | 5000 Most Common English Words
Powered By  rentanadviser.com | WordNet | TDK (Türk Dil Kurumu)
Next Proverb

Never give advice unless asked

Bildiğini danışma, bilmediğine karışma.
Do not assume that people need your help or that you have all the answers to help them, it is better to wait until you are asked for help


Dictionary-Translator Addon for Firefox: