[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 […]
- Horizontal maxillary fracture
horizontal maxillary fracture n. A horizontal fracture occurring at the base of the upper jawbone above the apices of the teeth. Also called LeFort I fracture.
- Horizontal microcode
processor Microcode using horizontal encoding. (1995-04-23)
noun, Sociology. 1. movement from one position to another within the same social level, as changing jobs without altering occupational status, or moving between social groups having the same social status. 2. cultural diffusion within the same social level, as the spread of fashion within one economic class. noun 1. (sociol) the movement of groups […]