vertical

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From Middle French vertical, from Late Latin verticalis

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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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vertical ‎(comparative more vertical, superlative most vertical)

  1. (Discuss(+) this sense) Along the direction of a plumb line or along a straight line that includes the center of the Earth.
  2. In a two dimensional Cartesian co-ordinate system, describing the axis oriented normal (perpendicular, at right angles) to the horizontal axis.
  3. (marketing) Of or pertaining to vertical markets.
  4. (wine tasting) Involving different vintages of the same wine type from the same winery.

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Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin verticalis.

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vertical (epicene, plural verticales)

  1. vertical

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin verticalis.

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vertical m, f ‎(masculine and feminine plural verticals)

  1. vertical

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin verticalis.

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

  1. vertical

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin verticalis.

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vertical m, f (plural verticais)

  1. vertical

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Ladin[edit]

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

  1. vertical

Portuguese[edit]

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From Latin verticalis.

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vertical m, f ‎(plural verticais, not comparable)

  1. vertical

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin verticalis.

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vertical m, f ‎(plural verticales)

  1. vertical

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