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adjective     vertical pronunciation in British English
  1. 1
    standing, pointing, or moving straight up. Something that is horizontal is parallel to the ground or its base

    vertical lines

    The pilots were being trained in vertical take-off.

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     vertically pronunciation in British English
/ˈvɜː(r)tɪkli/ adverb

The rocks rose almost vertically from the lake.



a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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