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  Words related to horizon

Related / Similar Words: view, purview, apparent horizon, visible horizon, sensible horizon, skyline, celestial horizon

 

Definition:
  • the range of interest or activity that can be anticipated; "It is beyond the horizon of present knowledge";
  • the line at which the sky and Earth appear to meet;
  • the great circle on the celestial sphere whose plane passes through the sensible horizon and the center of the Earth;
  • a specific layer or stratum of soil or subsoil in a vertical cross section of land;

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    Hyponyms: soil horizon, geological horizon

     

    Part Meronyms: perspective, linear perspective, profile

     

    Language Translations:
    Finnish: horisontti   French: horizon  
    German: Horizont   Italian: orizzonte  
    Polish: horyzont   Russian: горизонт  
    Spanish: horizonte   Welsh: gorwel  
     
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