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vertical

1. Economics of or relating to associated or consecutive, though not identical, stages of industrial activity
2. Anatomy of, relating to, or situated at the top of the head (vertex)
3. a vertical plane, position, or line

Vertical

Pertaining to anything, such as a structural member, which is upright in position, perpendicular to a horizontal member, and exactly plumb.

vertical

1. Any upright member, as in a truss.
2. The direction of gravity, at right angles to the horizon.
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Second, we determine the set of output combinations that vertically competitive firms choose in equilibrium.
The 315 ES (Roberts Sinto/Shalco Systems) is a vertically parted core machine with automatic core discharge conveyor.
Our goal with the spin off is to capitalize several companies via offerings and acquire or develop internally, companies that have the strategic capacities we seek to develop the vertically integrated business model we are pursuing.
IndustryBrains' track record of working with a world-class roster of vertically focused publishers, along with its proven site-specific approach, represents a great fit.
We vertically integrate the home goods industry by linking retailers, manufacturers and dealers with product content and software solutions for in-store, online and in-home selling.
RSI ID Technologies is one of the only vertically integrated providers of RFID technology that enables customers to tag, scan and track information -- resulting in increased productivity, reduced operating costs, streamlined operations and immediate ROI.
In view of the potentially economic mineralization so far defined and the untested extensions of the favourable host rocks laterally and vertically, Mr.
InterOil is developing a vertically integrated energy company whose primary focus is Papua New Guinea and the surrounding region.
Thousands of tiny perforations in the honeycomb cells circulate air both vertically and horizontally to prevent suffocation.
AdSouth Partners is a vertically integrated direct response marketing company that generates revenues from the sale of products, both through sales to retailers and direct marketing, and from the placement of advertising, the production of advertisements, creative advertising, and public relations consulting services.
During the reception, a special award was presented by Vertically Integrated Partnership co-chairs Kerwin Higashi of Sodexo and Blaine Hirai of Annie's Fun/Hirai Farms to Linda Nageotte, Executive Director of Food Lifeline (http://www.
Each image contained a pair of faces and a pair of houses, with one pair aligned vertically and the other horizontally.