II. WORDS RELATING TO SPACE

II. DIMENSIONS

2. LINEAR DIMENSIONS
Horizontality.

[Antonyms: verticality.]

[Nouns] horizontality; flatness; level, plane; stratum [more]; dead level, dead flat; level plane.

recumbency, lying down; reclination, decumbence; decumbency, discumbency; proneness; accubation, supination, resupination, prostration; azimuth.

plain, floor, platform, bowling green; cricket ground; croquet ground, croquet lawn; billiard table; terrace, estrade, esplanade, parterre, table land, plateau, ledge.

[Verbs] be horizontal; lie, recline, couch; lie down, lie flat, lie prostrate; sprawl, loll, sit down.

render horizontal; lay down, lay out; level, flatten; prostrate, knock down, floor, fell.

[Adjectives] horizontal, level, even, plane; flat [more]; flat as a billiard tabble, flat as a bowling green; alluvial; calm, calm as a mill pond; smooth, smooth as glass.

recumbent, decumbent, procumbent, accumbent; lying; prone, supine, couchant, jacent, prostrate, recubant.

[Adverbs] horizontally; on one's back, on all fours, on its beam ends.

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