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Definition of Pillared

Pillared
Pillared Pil"lared, a. Supported or ornamented by pillars; resembling a pillar, or pillars. ``The pillared arches.' --Sir W. Scott. ``Pillared flame.' --Thomson.
Pillar
Pillar Pil"lar, n. [OE. pilerF. pilier, LL. pilare, pilarium, pilarius, fr. L. pila a pillar. See Pile a heap.] 1. The general and popular term for a firm, upright, insulated support for a superstructure; a pier, column, or post; also, a column or shaft not supporting a superstructure, as one erected for a monument or an ornament. Jacob set a pillar upon her grave. --Gen. xxxv. 20. The place . . . vast and proud, Supported by a hundred pillars stood. --Dryden. 2. Figuratively, that which resembles such a pillar in appearance, character, or office; a supporter or mainstay; as, the Pillars of Hercules; a pillar of the state. ``You are a well-deserving pillar.' --Shak. By day a cloud, by night a pillar of fire. --Milton. 3. (R. C. Ch.) A portable ornamental column, formerly carried before a cardinal, as emblematic of his support to the church. [Obs.] --Skelton. 4. (Man.) The center of the volta, ring, or manege ground, around which a horse turns. From pillar to post, hither and thither; to and fro; from one place or predicament to another; backward and forward. [Colloq.] Pillar saint. See Stylite. Pillars of the fauces. See Fauces, 1.
Pillar
Pillar Pil"lar, a. (Mach.) Having a support in the form of a pillar, instead of legs; as, a pillar drill.

Meaning of Pillared from wikipedia

- The pillars of Ashoka are a series of columns dis****d throughout the Indian subcontinent, erected or at least inscribed with edicts by the Mauryan Emperor...
- (in larger cars) D-pillar, moving from front to rear, in profile view. The consistent alphabetical designation of a car's pillars provides a common reference...
- Pillared graphene is a hybrid carbon, structure consisting of an oriented array of carbon nanotubes connected at each end to a sheet of graphene. It was...
- The Five Pillars of Islam (arkān al-Islām أركان الإسلام; also arkān al-dīn أركان الدين "pillars of the religion") are some basic acts in Islam, considered...
- northern Pillar, Calpe Mons, is the Rock of Gibraltar. A corresponding North African peak not being predominant, the identity of the southern Pillar, Abila...
- in Hampi Yali pillars with Hippogryphs at Hampi Mantapapillared hall Mahamantapa – Open pillared hall RangamantapaClosed pillared hall Kalyanamantapa...
- three ante chambers, a pillared hall and an open pillared hall. It is decorated with delicately carved pillars. A pillared cloister, entrance gateways...
- A pillar or column is a structural element in architecture. Pillar or Pillars may also refer to: Pillar (landform), a vertical, standing, often spire-shaped...
- Five Pillars or five pillars may refer to: Five Pillars of Islam, often regarded as basic religious acts of Muslim life Five pillars puzzle, a mechanical...
- metres (170 ft). The complex has numerous sculpted pillared halls such as ****akkal (1,000 pillar hall), Kilikoondu-mandapam, Golu-mandapam and Pudu-mandapam...
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