pylon Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"pylon" in British English

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pylonnoun [C]

uk   /ˈpaɪ.lɒn/  us   /-lɑːn/
a ​tallmetalstructure to which ​wirescarryingelectricity are ​fixed so that they are ​safelyheld high above the ​ground: electricity pylons a ​talltower or ​post that ​shows the ​path of ​flight for an ​aircraft
(Definition of pylon from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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pylonnoun [C]

 us   /ˈpɑɪ·lɑn/
a ​tall, ​metalstructure used as a ​support: power pylons
(Definition of pylon from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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