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 Nelson’s Column pronunciation in British English /ˌnels(ə)nz ˈkɒləm/
  1. a column (=a tall stone post) in Trafalgar Square in London, on the top of which is a statue of Lord Nelson, who is famous for defeating Napoleon at the Battle of Trafalgar. It is one of the best-known tourist sights of London.

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