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The answer PIER has 637 possible clue(s) in existing crosswords.
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Definitions of pier in various dictionaries:
noun - a platform built out from the shore into the water and supported by piles
noun - (architecture) a vertical supporting structure (as a portion of wall between two doors or windows)
noun - a support for two adj acent bridge spans
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|Possible Crossword Clues|
|Place for a fisherman|
|Place on piles|
|Where to alight from a lighter|
|Landing on the water|
|Possible Dictionary Clues|
|a platform on pillars projecting from the shore into the sea, typically incorporating entertainment arcades and places to eat.|
|a platform built out from the shore into the water and supported by piles provides access to ships and boats|
|a support for two adjacent bridge spans|
|(architecture) a vertical supporting structure (as a portion of wall between two doors or windows)|
|a long structure sticking out from the land over the sea, where people can walk or large boats can be tied, sometimes with restaurants and places of entertainment on it|
|a low structure built at the edge of water, used especially for getting into and out of boats|
|a strong thick column used to support a wall, roof, or other structure|
|a structure built out over the water on posts, along which boats can land:|
|a thick, strong column used to support a structure such as a bridge|
|A platform extending from a shore over water and supported by piles or pillars, used to secure, protect, and provide access to ships or boats.|
A pier is a raised structure in a body of water, typically supported by well-spaced piles or pillars. Bridges, buildings, and walkways may all be supported by piers. Their open structure allows tides and currents to flow relatively unhindered, whereas the more solid foundations of a quay or the closely spaced piles of a wharf can act as a breakwater, and are consequently more liable to silting. Piers can range in size and complexity from a simple lightweight wooden structure to major structures extended over 1600 metres. In American English, a pier may be synonymous with a dock.|
* Piers have been built for several purposes, and because these different purposes have distinct regional variances, the term pier tends to have different nuances of meaning in different parts of the world. Thus in North America and Australia, where many ports were, until recently, built on the multiple pier model, the term tends to imply a current or former cargo-handling facility. In Europe in contrast, where p