Definition of Columnal
1. column [adj] - See also: column
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Columnal
Literary usage of Columnal
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Foreign Topography; Or, An Encyclopedick Account, Alphabetically Arranged by Thomas Dudley Fosbroke (1828)
"Of two of the columnal figures which have been removed, one is now in the British Museum. (Burrow, i. 132 seq. ..."
2. Morphology of Invertebrate Types by Alexander Ivanovitch Petrunkevitch (1916)
"The stalk is composed of numerous pentagonal columnal ossicles with toothed anterior and posterior edges and so articulated that the teeth of one ..."
3. The Music of the Eye: Or, Essays on the Principles of the Beauty and by Peter Legh (1831)
"... the usual practice in my design, fig. xvu., which it will be necessary to account for: it has been usual in most specimens of the archi-columnal style, ..."
4. A Treatise on Zoology by Edwin Ray Lankester (1900)
"proximal columnal is always the youngest. In another type the proximal ... This proximal columnal is called article basal by P. de Loriol, ..."
5. The Ottawa Naturalist by Ottawa Field-Naturalists' Club (1905)
"IBB much wider than high. BB and RR about as high as wide. Arm- facet .62 of R. x supports 3 tube-plates. Proximal columnal pentagonal. ..."
6. Geological Magazine by Henry Woodward (1898)
"Except as a misleading and highly confuting appellation for the primitive distal columnal, there is therefore no virtue in the term 'dorso-central. ..."