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pillar

 [pil´er]
a supporting column, usually occurring in pairs.
p's of fauces folds of mucous membrane at the sides of the fauces.

pil·lar

(pil'ăr),
A structure or part having a resemblance to a column or pillar.
[L. pila]

pillar

/pil·lar/ (pil´er) a supporting column, usually occurring in pairs.
articular pillars  column-like structures formed by the articulation of the superior and inferior articular processes of the vertebrae.
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Articular pillar.
pillars of fauces  folds of mucous membrane at the sides of the fauces.

pil·lar

(pil'ăr)
A structure or part having a resemblance to a column or pillar.
[L. pila]

pillar

a supporting column.

p's of the fauces
folds of mucous membrane at the sides of the throat.
pillar reins
short reins attached to each side of a horse's headstall and fixed to a pillar on each side of the horse, the ties at 5 ft above the ground and the pillars 3 ft apart; method of restraint while grooming or saddling a horse.
ruminal pillar
fleshy ridges which circle the rumen dividing it into dorsal and ventral sacs; lesser coronary pillars demarcate the caudal sacs.
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Pille said: "I believe people, especially young people, are quite Internet-savvy over here, so they're keen to use the Internet to look for up-to-date information and, in my case, for good recipes.
Among the things we liked about Avista is that it is Web-based; it includes end-to-end loan origination, loan product eligibility and pricing, as well as imaging functionality; and has a pricing model that works for lenders who want to pay on a per-loan basis," said Pille.
We have grown an understanding amongst our audience that talented artists are not just focused on their careers but [they] notice and want to contribute to ease problems in our society," says Pille Lill, the Artistic Director and founder of PLMF.
Le parti salafiste cite, a ce propos le cas de la compagnie britannique British Gas, laquelle, a-t-il affirme, [beaucoup moins que] a pille, depuis 1992, du gaz naturel du pays, autant que 589 milliards de dollars en benefices, soit davantage que le budget de l'Etat en 20 ans [beaucoup plus grand que].
ALWATAN): * Le Ministere de l'orientation procede a recuperer l'argent pille et a tendance a restructurer les dotations.
We hope that this will encourage some adult listeners to sing together with their children," said Pille Siht, who was one of the album release organizers.
With his multi-faceted sales background, Brad brings a fresh perspective for Lenders One, its members and partners," said Luke Pille, director of National Programs.
Au creux de la vague, la Turquie d'Erdogan, accusee de toutes parts de complicite avec Daech, est designee du doigt par de nombreux pays pour son implication dans la contrebande du petrole pille par l'organisation terroriste de Abou Bakr El Baghdadi.
According to the director of the festival, Pille Runnel, the central topic of the film program is aging.
With a changing industry, many mortgage businesses have grown or evolved to reflect new service offerings or M&A, and with that comes a greater need for an efficient, end-to-end employee lifecycle management solution," said Luke Pille, Lenders One director of national programs.
A la Cite Ettadhamen, dans la banlieue de Tunis, c'est un magasin de la chaine MG qui a ete pour la enieme fois saccage et pille par les manifestants pacifiques .
Unfortunately, the monetary means of the Unemployment Insurance Fund are limited and therefore it is not possible to offer services to everyone that have requested them," said Pille Liimal, member of the management board of the Fund.