horizontal surface

Definitions of horizontal surface

n a flat surface at right angles to a plumb line

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floor, flooring
the inside lower horizontal surface (as of a room, hallway, tent, or other structure)
paved surface
a level horizontal surface covered with paving material
a raised horizontal surface
a paved surface where aircraft stand while not being used
auction block, block
a platform from which an auctioneer sells
bandstand, outdoor stage, stand
a platform where a (brass) band can play in the open air
bell deck
a floor under the bells of an open belfry
narrow platform extending out into an auditorium
crow's nest
platform for a lookout at or near the top of a mast
ambo, dais, podium, pulpit, rostrum, soapbox, stump
a platform raised above the surrounding level to give prominence to the person on it
dance floor
a bare floor polished for dancing
any of various platforms built into a vessel
dock, loading dock
a platform where trucks or trains can be loaded or unloaded
the floor of an automobile
fly floor, fly gallery
a narrow raised platform at the side of a stage in a theater; stagehands can work the ropes controlling equipment in the flies
a narrow platform on which to stand or brace the feet
the platform in the cab of a locomotive on which the engineer stands to operate the controls
a platform at the head of a foremast
an intermediate platform in a staircase
landing stage
platform from which passengers and cargo can be (un)loaded
launch area, launch pad, launching pad, launchpad, pad
a platform from which rockets or space craft are launched
monkey bridge
a high narrow platform above a deck or in an engine room or boiler room
a portable platform for storing or moving goods that are stacked on it
parquet, parquet floor
a floor made of parquetry
pavement, paving
the paved surface of a thoroughfare
dock, pier, wharf, wharfage
a platform built out from the shore into the water and supported by piles; provides access to ships and boats
a platform usually marked off by ropes in which contestants box or wrestle
road surface
the paved surface of a paved roadway
a strip of level paved surface where planes can take off and land
a narrow platform extending from the stage into the audience in a theater or nightclub etc.
a platform from which criminals are executed (hanged or beheaded)
a paved surface on which cars can be made to skid so that drivers can practice controlling them
a large platform on which people can stand and can be seen by an audience
microscope stage, stage
a small platform on a microscope where the specimen is mounted for examination
platform at the top of a staircase
macadam, tarmac, tarmacadam
a paved surface having compressed layers of broken rocks held together with tar
taxi strip, taxiway
a paved surface in the form of a strip; used by planes taxiing to or from the runway at an airport
platform surrounding the head of a lower mast
truck bed
the floor or bottom of a wagon or truck or trailer
a circular horizontal platform that rotates a phonograph record while it is being played
a rotatable platform with a track; used to turn locomotives and cars
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the outer boundary of an artifact or a material layer constituting or resembling such a boundary

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