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According to WordNet, the noun "column" has 9 sense(s).

103074574 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.

106268567 an article giving opinions or perspectives.

108429052 a line of units following one after another.

106268357 a page or text that is vertically divided; "the newspaper devoted several columns to the subject"; "the bookkeeper used pages that were divided into columns".

113900422 anything that approximates the shape of a column or tower; "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".

103073977 (architecture) a tall vertical cylindrical structure standing upright and used to support a structure.

105585999 any tubular or pillar-like supporting structure in the body.

103074380 a vertical cylindrical structure standing alone and not supporting anything (such as a monument).

108433575 a vertical array of numbers or other information; "he added a column of numbers".


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