Meaning of VERTICAL in English

VERTICAL

1.

Something that is ~ stands or points straight up.

The gadget can be attached to any ~ or near ~ surface.

? horizontal

ADJ

~ly

Cut each bulb in half ~ly.

ADV: ADV after v

2.

The ~ is the direction that points straight up, at an angle of 90 degrees to a flat surface.

Pluto seems to have suffered a major collision that tipped it 122 degrees from the ~.

N-SING: the N

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