The definition of a column is a vertical arrangement of something, a regular article in a paper, magazine or website, or a structure that holds something up.(noun)
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Origin: ME & OFr colomne < L columna, collateral form of columen, column, pillar < IE base *kel-, to project > hill, holm, Gr kolophōn
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Origin: Middle English columne
Origin: , from Latin columna; see kel-2 in Indo-European roots.
Ionic order column
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