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Synonyms for vertical

Synonyms for vertical

at right angles to the horizon or to level ground

Synonyms for vertical

something that is oriented vertically

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a vertical structural member as a post or stake

at right angles to the plane of the horizon or a base line

upright in position or posture


of or relating to different levels in a hierarchy (as levels of social class or income group)

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1C); restricted to smaller streams and rivers of the Appalachians verticalis 2.
Effect of body size and feeding on fecundity in the damselfly Ischnura verticalis (Odonata: Coenagrionidae).
18 species (debilis Stal 1859, languida Stal 1859, rufoornata Stal 1859, atrosignata Distant 1906, capitata Distant 1906, inconspicua Distant 1906, bizonata Matsumura 1914, rubromaeulata Distant 1916, verticalis Distant 1916, zonata Muir 1931, pitho Fennah 1970, theivora Fennah 1982, rubrolineata Liang 2003, similis Liang 2003, menglunensis Men & Qin 2009, macula Wang & Liang 2011, robustocarina Wang & Liang 2011, sinuata sp.
aurifrons C Arremon brunneinucha U Atlapetes tricolor F Schistochlamys melanopis F C Cissopis leverianus F F Conothraupis speculigera R Creurgops verticalis Chlorothraupis carmioli Hemispingus frontalis U Thlypopsis ornata R Trichothraupis melanops Tachyphonus rufiventer F U Lanio versicolor Ramphocelus carbo F C Thraupis episcopus F C T.
Included among these are the first fossil records of Rallus limicola, Tringa melanoleuca, Tyrannus verticalis, and Piranga ludoviciana.
Some costs of reproduction for male bushcrickets, Requena verticalis (Orthoptera, Tettigoniidae): allocating resources to mate attraction and nuptial feeding.