bollard: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (bol'urd), [key]
? n.
    1. a thick, low post, usually of iron or steel, mounted on a wharf or the like, to which mooring lines from vessels are attached.
    2. a small post to which lines are attached.
    3. bitt (def. 1).
  1. one of a series of short posts for excluding or diverting motor vehicles from a road, lawn, or the like.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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