a division of Camp Fire, Inc., for members of high-school age.
noun 1. Television. the distance of the farthest point on the earth’s surface visible from a transmitting antenna. 2. Radio. the distance on the earth’s surface reached by a direct wave: due to atmospheric refraction, sometimes greater than the distance to the visible horizon.
[hawr-uh-zon-tl, hor-] /ˌhɔr əˈzɒn tl, ˌhɒr-/ adjective 1. at right angles to the vertical; parallel to level ground. 2. flat or level: a horizontal position. 3. being in a prone or supine position; recumbent: His bad back has kept him horizontal for a week. 4. near, on, or parallel to the horizon. 5. of or […]
[huh-rahy-zuh n-lis] /həˈraɪ zən lɪs/ adjective 1. lacking or without a . 2. without hope; hopeless.
- Horizontal application
An application program common to different business processes, e.g. office automation. Compare vertical application. (1994-12-12)