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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Middle French vertical, from Late Latin verticālis.

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vertical (comparative more vertical, superlative most vertical)

  1. Standing, pointing, or moving straight up or down; along the direction of a plumb line; perpendicular to something horizontal.
  2. In a two-dimensional Cartesian co-ordinate system, describing the axis y oriented normal (perpendicular, at right angles) to the horizontal axis x.
  3. In a three-dimensional co-ordinate system, describing the axis z oriented normal (perpendicular, orthogonal) to the basic plane xy.
  4. (marketing) Of or pertaining to vertical markets.
  5. (wine tasting) Involving different vintages of the same wine type from the same winery.

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NounEdit

vertical (plural verticals)

  1. A vertex or zenith.
  2. A vertical geometrical figure; a perpendicular.
  3. An individual slat in a set of vertical blinds.
  4. A vertical component of a structure.
  5. (marketing) A vertical market.
    We offer specialised accounting software targeting various verticals.

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AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin verticālis.

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vertical (epicene, plural verticales)

  1. vertical

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CatalanEdit

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From Late Latin verticālis.

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vertical (masculine and feminine plural verticals)

  1. vertical

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FrenchEdit

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From Late Latin verticālis.

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vertical (feminine singular verticale, masculine plural verticaux, feminine plural verticales)

  1. vertical

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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin verticālis.

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vertical m or f (plural verticais)

  1. vertical

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LadinEdit

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From Late Latin verticālis.

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vertical m (feminine singular verticala, masculine plural verticai, feminine plural verticales)

  1. vertical

PiedmonteseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin verticālis.

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vertical

  1. vertical

PortugueseEdit

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From Late Latin verticālis.

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vertical m or f (plural verticais, not comparable)

  1. vertical

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin verticālis.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bertiˈkal/, [bert̪iˈkal]
  • Hyphenation: ver‧ti‧cal

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vertical (plural verticales)

  1. vertical

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