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English definition of “horizontal”

horizontal

noun [C usually singular]     /ˌhɒr.ɪˈzɒn.təl/ US  /ˌhɔːr.ɪˈzɑːn.t̬əl/
a horizontal line, surface, or position: Rotate it slowly from the horizontal into a vertical position.Describing angles, lines and orientations
(Definition of horizontal noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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