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Another word for pillar

  1. A column

      1. The foot or bottom support of a column or pillar
      2. (Steam heating) a pedestal coil, group of connected straight pipes arranged side by side and one above another, used in a radiator.
      3. (Bridge building) An iron socket, or support, for the foot of a brace at the end of a truss where it rests on a pier.
      1. (Nautical) A tall vertical spar, sometimes sectioned, that rises from the keel or deck of a sailing vessel to support the sails and the standing and running rigging.
      2. Any vertical pole, as in a crane or derrick
      3. A captain's mast.
      1. (Architecture) A column or obelisk.
      2. The section of a hair projecting from the surface of the body.
      3. The stem or rib of a feather
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  2. A support

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