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noun [C] uk   /ˈpaɪ.lɒn/ us    /-lɑːn/
a tall metal structure to which wires carrying electricity are fixed so that they are safely held high above the ground: electricity pylonsElectricity and electronics a tall tower or post that shows where aircraft should landAirports and landing strips
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