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vertical
used in Lord of the Flies

3 uses
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Definition
oriented straight up and down (90 degrees relative to the floor)
  • The small boy squatted in front of Ralph, looking up brightly and vertically.
    p. 18.1
  • The bat was the child's shadow, shrunk by the vertical sun to a patch between the hurrying feet.
    p. 19.1
  • The sun had swung over the vertical and the afternoon heat was closing in on the island.
    p. 109.3

There are no more uses of "vertical" in Lord of the Flies.

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