horizontal overlap n.
The projection of either the upper anterior or the upper posterior teeth or both beyond their antagonists in a horizontal direction. Also called overjet.
- Horizontal plane
noun See transverse plane horizontal plane n. A plane crossing the body at right angles to the coronal and sagittal planes. Also called transverse plane.
- Horizontal scan rate
hardware (HSR) The measure of how many scan lines of pixels a monitor can display in one second, expressed in kHz (generally somewhere between 20 and 100 kHz). The HSR is controlled by the horizontal sync signal generated by the video controller, but is limited by the speed with which the monitor can scan the […]
noun, Aeronautics. 1. the horizontal surface, usually fixed, of an aircraft empennage, to which the elevator is hinged. noun 1. the US name for tailplane
- Horizontal tabulation
character (tab, Control-I, HT, ASCII 9) A character which when displayed or printed causes the following character to be placed at the next “tabstop” – the column whose number is a multiple of the current tab width. Commonly (especially in Unix(?)) the tab width is eight, so, counting from the left margin (column zero), the […]