Columnar: "of, relating to, resembling, or characterized by columns"
Tabular: "of, relating to, or arranged in a table"
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of or relating to the side
Seems so obvious in retrospect, but I spent an inordinate [pun] amount of time futzing through parallel and translateral before realizing that lateral is Latinate, from lateralis, as is columnar from columnaris.