column

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tablet placed horizontally on top of the capital of a column as an aid in supporting the architrave abacus
leaf on Corinthian column acanthus
space for one line of print (one column wide and 1/14 inch deep) used to measure advertising agate line , line
newspaper column devoted to personal problems agony column
air-filled sac near the spinal column in many fishes that helps maintain buoyancy air bladder , swim bladder
molding in the form of a ring; at top of a column annulet , bandelet , bandelette , bandlet , square and rabbet
figure of a man used as a supporting column atlas , telamon
unit of pressure: the pressure that will support a column of mercury 760 mm high at sea level and 0 degrees centigrade atm , atmosphere , standard atmosphere , standard pressure
part of the skeleton that includes the skull and spinal column and sternum and ribs axial skeleton
spinal column axis , backbone , chine , rachis , spine , vertebrae
spine or vertebral column backbone
column parts base , capital , shaft
column of light (as from a beacon) beam , beam of light , irradiation , light beam , ray , ray of light , shaft , shaft of light
upper part of a column that supports the entablature cap , capital , chapiter
column or pillar, top part of capital
woman, column in form of caryatid
female figure on column, pillar caryatid
column shaped like female caryatid
supporting column carved in the shape of a person caryatid
orchid having both male and female flowers in the same raceme; when a sensitive projection at the base of the column of the male flower is touched the pollen is suddenly ejected Catasetum macrocarpum , jumping orchid
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