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Definitions of pillar:
  • noun:   a fundamental principle or practice
    Example: "Science eroded the pillars of superstition"
  • noun:   a prominent supporter
    Example: "He is a pillar of the community"
  • noun:   (architeture) a tall cylindrical vertical upright and used to support a structure
  • noun:   a vertical structure standing alone and not supporting anything (as a monument or a column of air)
  • noun:   anything tall and thin approximating the shape of a column or tower
    Example: "A thin pillar of smoke betrayed their campsite"
  • name:  A surname (rare: 1 in 100000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #15084)

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