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English definition of “horizontal”

horizontal

adjective     /ˌhɒr.ɪˈzɒn.təl/ US  /ˌhɔːr.ɪˈzɑːn.t̬əl/
C1 parallel to the ground or to the bottom or top edge of something: Draw a horizontal line across the bottom of the page. Keep the patient horizontal with the feet slightly raised. → Compare vertical adjectiveDescribing angles, lines and orientations
(Definition of horizontal adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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