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-n switch keeps empty columns
If your distribution does not ship with a recent column version that supports -n you can use this alternative:
perl -pe 's/(^|;);/$1 ;/g' file.csv | column -ts\; | less -S
Change the delimiter to your liking.
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This version now adds a header with consecutive numbering.
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