Translation of "column" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] (PRINTING) 印刷 uk us /ˈkɒl.əm/ US  /ˈkɑː.ləm/

one of several vertical blocks of print into which a page of a newspaper or magazine is divided

I didn't have time to read the whole article - just the first column. 我没有时间读整篇文章——只看了第一栏。

a piece of writing in a newspaper or magazine which is always written by the same person and which appears regularly, usually on a particular subject

She writes a weekly fashion/gossip column for the Evening Standard. 她每周都在《旗帜晚报》的时尚/漫谈专栏中发表文章。

any vertical block of words or numbers

Add the column of figures and divide the sum by three. 把这列数字相加,再将总数除以3。

(Translation of “column noun (PRINTING)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)