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vertical
used in Oryx and Crake

only 1 use
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Definition
oriented straight up and down (90 degrees relative to the floor)
  • But this is the dangerous part. lip to here he's always had something he could climb or scramble up or dodge around in case of a flank attack, but now comes an open space with no shelter and few verticals.
    p. 225.4

There are no more uses of "vertical" in Oryx and Crake.

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