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English definition of “pier”

pier

noun [C]     /pɪər/
a long structure that is built from the land out over the sea and sometimes has entertainments, restaurants, etc on it: We went for a walk along the pier.BridgesPorts and docksPhysical supports and supportingArches, columns and beams
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