horizontal format meaning, horizontal format definition | English Cobuild dictionary



  ( horizontals    plural  )
1       adj   Something that is horizontal is flat and level with the ground, rather than at an angle to it.  
The board consists of vertical and horizontal lines...     
      Horizontal is also a noun., n-sing   the N  
Do not raise your left arm above the horizontal.     
  horizontally      adv   ADV with v, ADV -ed  
The wind was cold and drove the snow at him almost horizontally.     
2       n-count   A horizontal is a line or structure that is horizontal.  
The undulating planes of the countryside provide relief from the hard horizontals and verticals of the urban scene.     
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