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earth pillar

noun, Geology
1.
a pillar of earthy matter left by erosion of the surrounding ground.
Origin
1865-1870
1865-70
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earth pillar

noun
1.
a landform consisting of a column of clay or earth capped and protected from erosion by a boulder
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