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pier

pier

pronunciation:
pir
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a long, flat structure built out from land over water that is used for landing boats; dock.
synonyms:
dock, jetty, quay, wharf
similar words:
landing, port
definition 2: a heavy post or pillar used to support a bridge or building.
similar words:
pile, pillar, post, support, wall
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  boat, leisure