What is column?

Column is a pillar-shaped anatomic structure.
anterior gray c. The anterior portion of the gray matter on either side of the spinal cord.
enamel c. One of the groups of fibers that make up the tooth enamel.
lateral c. The portion of gray matter of the spinal cord, extending between the anterior and posterior columns; present only in the thoracic and upper lumbar regions.
posterior gray c. The posterior portion of the gray matter on either side of the spinal cord.
spinal c. See vertebral column.
vertebral c. The columnar arrangement of vertebrae, from the skull through the coccyx, which encloses and supports the spinal cord.

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