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Translation of "column" - English-German dictionary

column

noun /ˈkoləm/
a stone or wooden pillar used to support or adorn a building die Säule the carved columns in the temple.
something similar in shape die Säule a column of smoke.
a vertical row (of numbers) senkrechte Zahlenreihe He added up the column (of figures) to find the answer.
a vertical section of a page of print die Spalte a newspaper column.
a section in a newspaper, often written regularly by a particular person regelmäßig erscheinender Zeitungsartikel; die Kolumne He writes a daily column about sport.
a long file of soldiers marching in short rows die Kolonne a column of infantry.
a long line of vehicles etc, one behind the other. die Kolonne
columnist /ˈkoləmnist/ noun
a person who writes regular articles for a newspaper. der Kolumnist
(Definition of column from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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