n. pl. co•lum•nae (-nē)
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The columna almost always requires improving, and, in Liston's method, to be made.A Manual of the Operations of Surgery|Joseph Bell
In front of it was the columna bellica, where the ceremony of declaring war by the fetialis was performed.
Here is likewise a Columna Milliaria, with something engraven on it, but I could not stay to consider it.The Diary of John Evelyn (Vol 1 of 2)|John Evelyn
Columna staminum e basi nuda super ad apicem usque antherifera: antheris reniformibus, loculis apice confluentibus.Expedition into Central Australia|Charles Sturt
In their arrangement they follow Lobel, and have neglected the lights which Csalpin and Columna had held out.