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adjective horizontal pronunciation in British English /ˌhɒrɪˈzɒnt(ə)l/
  1. 1
    straight and parallel to the ground
    Draw a horizontal line across the page.
    horizontal stripes
  2. 2
    business on the same level
    a horizontal merger (=when two similar companies join together)

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a fashion trend in which people intentionally wear ordinary, inexpensive, widely-available clothing

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a flower or small bunch of flowers worn on the lapel of a jacket on special occasions

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