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1. horizon.
2. horizontal.
3. horology.
References in classic literature ?
Hor Vastus greets the son of Dejah Thoris, Princess of Helium, and of her husband, John Carter.
Grieve not, my good Hor Vastus," cried Carthoris, "since I bring not back myself alone to cheer my mother's heart and the hearts of my beloved people, but also one whom all Barsoom loved best--her greatest warrior and her saviour--John Carter, Prince of Helium
Ah, my Prince," he continued, as though no thought had interrupted his greeting, "that you are back is sufficient, and let Hor Vastus' sword have the high honour of being first at thy feet.
I stooped and lifted the sword from the ground, raised the hilt to my lips, and then, stepping to Hor Vastus, I buckled the weapon upon him with my own hands.
As she touched, an officer sprang from her deck to the ground, and, advancing to Hor Vastus, saluted.
Immediately Hor Vastus dispatched a dozen air scouts in as many directions to search for her.
Like Hor Vastus, he too dreaded the truth and would not be the one to wrest a statement from me.
While we talked, Hor Vastus' fliers were returning to the Xavarian.
I contented myself, however, with putting the frigate hors de combat; she will not have any difficulty in getting repaired at the next port.
For hors d'oeuvres what do you say to oeufs de pluvier?
said the cardinal, "three men placed hors de combat in a cabaret squabble
In this general lecture, Ambassador Hor Nambora introduced culture and Cambodian culture and expressed his admiration toward Pancasila, culture and Indonesian natural beauty.