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Where we have the choice between putting a dollar against those that are going to advance horizontal integration and those that are going to sustain current capability, we'd rather put them against the horizontal integration activity.
Stephen Cambone

Meaning of "horizontal" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF HORIZONTAL

horizontal  [ˌhɒrɪˈzɒntəl] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF HORIZONTAL

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Horizontal can act as a noun and an adjective.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES HORIZONTAL MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Horizontal

Horizontal may refer to: ▪ Horizontal plane, in astronomy, geography, geometry and other sciences and contexts ▪ Horizontal coordinate system, in astronomy ▪ Horizontalism, in monetary circuit theory ▪ Horizontalism, in sociology ▪ Horizontal market, in microeconomics ▪ Horizontal, a 1968 album by the Bee Gees ▪ "Horizontal" " is a 1968 song by the Bee Gees...

Definition of horizontal in the English dictionary

The first definition of horizontal in the dictionary is of or relating to the horizon. Other definition of horizontal is measured or contained in a plane parallel to that of the horizon. Horizontal is also applied uniformly or equally to all members of a group.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH HORIZONTAL


Continental
ˌkɒntɪˈnɛntəl
dental
ˈdɛntəl
endodontal
ˌendəʊˈdɒntəl
environmental
ɪnˌvaɪərənˈmentəl
experimental
ɪkˌspɛrɪˈmɛntəl
fontal
ˈfɒntəl
frontal
ˈfrʌntəl
fundamental
ˌfʌndəˈmɛntəl
gentle
ˈdʒɛntəl
governmental
ˌɡʌvənˈmɛntəl
incremental
ˌɪnkrɪˈmɛntəl
instrumental
ˌɪnstrəˈmɛntəl
mental
ˈmɛntəl
occidental
ˌɒksɪˈdɛntəl
oriental
ˌɔːrɪˈɛntəl
ornamental
ˌɔːnəˈmɛntəl
parental
pəˈrɛntəl
periodontal
ˌpɛrɪəˈdɒntəl
quantal
ˈkwɒntəl
rental
ˈrɛntəl

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE HORIZONTAL

hordeolum
Hordern
Horeb
horehound
hori
horiatiki
horizon
horizonal
horizonless
horizons
horizontal bar
horizontal mobility
horizontal stabilizer
horizontal union
horizontality
horizontally
horizontalness
horkey
Horkheimer
horlicks

WORDS THAT END LIKE HORIZONTAL

Cantal
car rental
confrontal
departmental
detrimental
developmental
documental
elemental
full-frontal
incidental
intercontinental
interfrontal
intergovernmental
monumental
nasofrontal
prefrontal
quintal
sentimental
superfrontal
supplemental

Synonyms and antonyms of horizontal in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «HORIZONTAL»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «horizontal» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of horizontal

Translation of «horizontal» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF HORIZONTAL

Find out the translation of horizontal to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of horizontal from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «horizontal» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

水平的
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

horizontal
570 millions of speakers

English

horizontal
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

क्षैतिज
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

أُفُقِيّ
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

горизонтальный
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

horizontal
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

অনুভূমিক
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

horizontal
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Mendatar
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

horizontal
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

水平な
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

수평의
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Horisontal
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

nằm ngang
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கிடைமட்ட
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

क्षैतिज
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

yatay
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

orizzontale
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

poziomy
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

горизонтальний
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

orizontal
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

οριζόντιος
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

horisontale
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

vågrät
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

vannrett
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of horizontal

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «HORIZONTAL»

The term «horizontal» is very widely used and occupies the 2.101 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «HORIZONTAL» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «horizontal» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «horizontal» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about horizontal

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10 QUOTES WITH «HORIZONTAL»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word horizontal.
1
Shana Alexander
The difficulty with becoming a patient is that as soon as you get horizontal, part of your being yearns, not for a doctor, but for a medicine man.
2
Donald Barthelme
I don't think you can talk about progress in art - movement, but not progress. You can speak of a point on a line for the purpose of locating things, but it's a horizontal line, not a vertical one.
3
Dan Brown
I am a completely horizontal author. I can't think unless I'm lying down, either in bed or stretched on a couch and with a cigarette and coffee handy. I've got to be puffing and sipping.
4
Tina Brown
TV journalism is a much more collaborative, horizontal business than print reporting. It has to be, because of the logistics. Anchors are wholly dependent on producers to do all the hustling.
5
Stephen Cambone
Where we have the choice between putting a dollar against those that are going to advance horizontal integration and those that are going to sustain current capability, we'd rather put them against the horizontal integration activity.
6
Georges Cuvier
The lowest and most level land areas show us, especially when we dig there to very great depths, nothing but horizontal layers of material more or less varied, which almost all contain innumerable products of the sea.
7
Leon Krier
Horizontal and vertical sprawl... are the dinosaurs of an ending fossil-fuel age of synthetic culture.
8
Ella Maillart
The timelessness of a concept has to be woven into the running warp of dying time, vertical power has to be wedded to the horizontal earth.
9
Agnes Martin
My paintings are certainly nonobjective. They're just horizontal lines.
10
Marc Ostrofsky
Traditional horizontal search engines cannot always identify the target audience, niche or vertical industry of a page or site. Vertical search engines address this issue by the nature of their design. They identify sites according to more specific criteria and sometimes even by human input.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HORIZONTAL»

Discover the use of horizontal in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to horizontal and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
My Horizontal Life: A Collection of One Night Stands
In this raucous collection of true-life stories, Chelsea Handler recounts her time spent in the social trenches with that wild, strange, irresistible, and often gratifying beast: the one-night stand.
Chelsea Handler, 2013
2
Pipeline Design for Installation by Horizontal Directional ...
This Manual of Practice, which covers topics specifically related to HDD installation, was prepared by a committee of senior engineers who are leaders in the development of HDD techniques and practices.
‎2005
3
Horizontal Well Technology
Reservoir engineers, drilling engineers, geologists, and production engineers will find this well-researched book most helpful.
S. D. Joshi, 1991
4
The Horizontal Society: Understanding the Covenant and ...
This work is in the Hebrew rhetorical tradition of melisa. The main text in five sections-—The God of Israel, The Books of Israel, The Governance of Israel, The Memory of Israel, and The Folly of Israel—focuses on these core matters.
José Faur, 2008
5
Horizontal Eye Movements: Early Models of Saccades and ...
The purpose of this book is focused primarily on mathematical models of the horizontal saccadic eye movement system and the smooth pursuit system, rather than on how visual information is processed.
John D. Enderle, 2010
6
Horizontal Mergers: Law and Policy
Number 14 in the Antitrust law Section monograph series, this work summarizes the state of the law in every area affecting semihorizontal, conglomerate and vertical mergers, and was prepared as a companion to Monograph 12.
William Blumenthal, 1986
7
Horizontal Auger Boring Projects
Annotation "This manual covers the horizontal auger boring method, providing the instructions for a safe, productive, and efficient installation of pipelines for road crossing.
Michigan State University. Center for Underground Infrastructure Research and Education, 2004
8
Horizontal Management: Beyond Total Customer Satisfaction
To learn more about Rowman & Littlefield titles please visit us at www.rowmanlittlefield.com.
D. Keith Denton, 1991
9
Tabletops - Horizontal Interactive Displays: Horizontal ...
This book is the first attempt to bring together current research findings in the domain of interactive horizontal displays.
Christian Müller-Tomfelde, 2010
10
Hiking the Horizontal: Field Notes from a Choreographer
In this wide-ranging collection of essays and articles, she reflects on her life-long exploration of dance as a vehicle for human insight and understanding of the world around us.
Liz Lerman, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «HORIZONTAL»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term horizontal is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Turtleback Case Horizontal Leather Holster with Belt Clip for …
Turtleback Case Horizontal Leather Holster with Belt Clip for BlackBerry Classic. Other BlackBerry Classic accessories by Turtleback Case ... «CrackBerry.com, Jul 15»
2
Wildcat fundraiser goes horizontal
The Dunwoody Wildcats' football team will host its first annual mattress fundraiser on Saturday, July 18 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. in the Dunwoody ... «Dunwoody Crier, Jul 15»
3
Scientists update horizontal wind model
The NRL team that worked on the Horizontal Wind Model, left to right: Dr. John Emmert, Dr. Sarah McDonald, Dr. Joe Huba, Ms. Kate Zawdie, ... «Phys.Org, Jul 15»
4
NRL Scientists Update Horizontal Wind Model with Eye Toward Next …
Scientists at the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) have updated the Horizontal Wind Model (HWM) that describes the climate of the upper ... «U.S. Naval Research Laboratory, Jul 15»
5
The Path to 11K Smartphones for Samsung Lies in Horizontal
If you thought quad-HD (QHD) displays (2,560x1,440 pixels; colloquially referred to as "2K") was overkill, likely you'll be even more irate at 4K ... «DailyTech, Jul 15»
6
Centrifugal Force and applications of Horizontal Circular Motion
First we will discuss a basic Horizontal Circular Motion of a Conical Pendulum which is a specific type of circular motion of a simple pendulum. «PaGaLGuY, Jul 15»
7
Pioneer Planning to Run 36 Horizontal Rigs in Texas by Early 2016
Pioneer Natural Resources Co. has added two horizontal drilling rigs to its Permian Basin operations this month and plans to add on average ... «Natural Gas Intelligence, Jul 15»
8
Global Small Wind Power (Horizontal Axis Wind Turbine, Vertical …
The small wind power market, in terms of types, has been segmented into horizontal axis wind turbine and vertical axis wind turbine. «NEWS.GNOM.ES, Jul 15»
9
Man walks off with £40000 statue from Mayfair gallery
The Elisabeth Frink statue, Horizontal Birdman 1, was taken from the Beaux Arts gallery on Maddox Street. The 1962 work is a limited edition ... «BBC News, Jul 15»
10
Is an impending disruption in Indian horizontal classifieds market …
In my last column for YourStory, I wrote about how there is no chance a winner-takes-all situation will arise in India, in the area of horizontal ... «YourStory.com, Jul 15»

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