the horizontal surface, usually fixed, of an aircraft empennage, to which the elevator is hinged.
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.
- Horizontal transmission
horizontal transmission n. Transmission of infection by contact.
noun 1. a labor union organized by skills or trades of its members rather than by industries. noun 1. another name (esp US) for craft union