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 […]
noun 1. a tasting of wines from the same year but from different vineyards, producers, etc.