support column

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: column - a column that supports a heavy weightsupport column - a column that supports a heavy weight
pillar, column - (architecture) a tall vertical cylindrical structure standing upright and used to support a structure
lally, lally column - support column consisting of a steel cylinder filled with concrete
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A support column allows the customer to raise or lower the tank.
Figure 4 shows a sign support column that failed during strong winds.
The minimally invasive interspinous spacer is inserted via a single, half-inch skin incision and once in place acts as a support column to open the passageways that contain the spinal cord and nerve roots.
The new option, called Smart Supports, progressively reduces the area of the support column to create a structure like an inverted pyramid.
VERMONT POST PLANTERS[R] make it easy to decorate your mailbox, deck, support column, fence and other posts with floral arrangements.
8, a large plastic configuration of the planets weighing 300 kilograms crashed from a float to the ground in front of spectators after its support column gave way.
A cracked support column was discovered on the Midland Links motorway network, further increasing the roadway's pounds 22 million repair bill.
Because the support column is an integral part of the design, they don't require additional framework.
It was found near a support column of the motorway.
Pipe ranging from 4" to 14" nominal bore has been supplied to form the centre support column of a new, 19 metres high by 1.5 metres wide sculpture in Nottingham's Bolero Square.
The four-seat plane landed normally on its three wheels but the support column for one of the wheels was broken and caused the plane to spin around 180 degrees, the Nagoya Airport office said.
-- Support column data and row data sizes up to the maximum allowed for each targeted database

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