Definitions for Horizontalˌhɔr əˈzɒn tl, ˌhɒr-
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something that is oriented horizontally
parallel to or in the plane of the horizon or a base line
"a horizontal surface"
A horizontal component of a structure.
perpendicular to the vertical; parallel to the plane of the horizon; level, flat.
Pertaining to the horizon.
pertaining to, or near, the horizon
parallel to the horizon; on a level; as, a horizontalline or surface
measured or contained in a plane of the horizon; as, horizontal distance
Origin: [Cf. F. horizontal.]
Horizontal is the fourth studio album by the English rock band Bee Gees, and the second to receive an international release. The LP was released in early 1968, and included the international hit singles "Massachusetts" and "World". On 5 February 2007, Reprise Records reissued Horizontal with both stereo and mono mixes on one disc and a bonus disc of unreleased songs, non-album tracks, and alternate takes. The album was released in Polydor in many countries and on Atco only in the US and Canada. "And the Sun Will Shine" was released as a single only in France. This album was influenced by The Beatles to baroque.
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Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Dancing is a vertical expression of a horizontal desire.
Those who can’t stand perpendicular shouldn’t blame those who are on the horizontal position.
There is a right-angled pipe inside the train, and the baby was almost trapped in the horizontal pipe.
I liked New York when it was an up-and-down city for me, low streets and high buildings. But then, for me, it grew horizontal---monotonous.
The day before yesterday, as I was calmly reading ... I saw a reduced vision of my son Yuri's face, but dead, in a horizontal position, his eyes closed.
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Translations for Horizontal
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- horitzontalCatalan, Valencian
- waagrecht, horizontal, waagerechtGerman
- fàireilScottish Gaelic
- 横, 水平Japanese
- orizontală, orizontalRomanian
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