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An example use of column in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
“… you don't have a column of water this …”
A column is a vertical structure with a round top and a flat bottom.
the word column occurs in english on average 16 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.
it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that column can be often used in the following areas:
1) transport and travel;