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  1. columnsnoun

    pattern which involves throwing props in the air alternately.


  1. Columns

    Columns is a puzzle video game, first created in 1989 by Jay Geertsen. Early versions of the game were made and ported among early computer platforms, and then the Atari ST, until 1990, when Jay Geertsen sold the rights to Sega, where it was ported to several Sega consoles.

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  1. columnsnoun

    Plural noun of the word column.

    The town hall has a canopy with eight columns supporting it outside the front of the building, the architecture is so beautiful, we are proud of it.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 1, 2016  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of columns in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of columns in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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  1. Thomas Babington Macaulay, 1st Baron Macaulay:

    A few more days, and this essay will follow the Defensio Populi to the dust and silence of the upper shelf... For a month or two it will occupy a few minutes of chat in every drawing-room, and a few columns in every magazine; and it will then be withdrawn, to make room for the forthcoming novelties.

  2. Jimmy Breslin:

    Rage is the only quality which has kept me, or anybody I have ever studied, writing columns for newspapers.

  3. Thomas Bullock:

    Ukraine's tactic of targeting supply lines has worked well, especially during the first five to 10 days of the war. This was partially down to Ukrainian tactics and partially down to how Russia was operating, during the first couple of days of the war, Russian forces appear to have prioritized rushing forward to secure objectives quickly. This means they weren't advancing as a coherent front line, securing territory as they go. This effectively allowed Ukrainian forces to slip behind Russia's advanced mechanized units and attack logistics columns traveling on unsecured roads in the rear.

  4. Greg Batista:

    Spalling can get to a point that, if not repaired, it can lead to eventual collapse, and I've been to places where there have been collapses of floors, of beams, of columns.

  5. Med Jones:

    The four columns of success are motivation, education, actions and relations

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