horizontal bars

horizontal bars - A series of uniform, wide bars, parallel to the length of the mailpiece, printed immediately below the no postage necessary endorsement on the right side of business reply mail.

Glossary of postal terms. 2014.

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  • Horizontal bar — This article is about the gymnastics apparatus. For the typographic symbol, see Dash. For the First Nations government in Canada, see High Bar First Nation. Fabian Hambüchen at the horizontal bar …   Wikipedia

  • Stars and Bars — noun the first flag of the Confederate States of America • Syn: ↑Confederate flag • Hypernyms: ↑flag * * * U.S. Hist. the flag adopted by the Confederate States of America, consisting of two broad horizontal bars of red separated by one of white …   Useful english dictionary

  • uneven bars — noun a) A set of apparatus used by female gymnasts consisting of two horizontal bars at a small distance apart and set at different heights. b) A gymnastics event using the uneven bars. Syn: asymmetric bars, bars …   Wiktionary

  • parallel bars — noun a) A set of apparatus consisting of two horizontal bars at a small distance apart, used by male gymnasts, upon which acts of swinging and holding and jumping are performed. b) A gymnastics event using the parallel bars. See Also: asymmetric… …   Wiktionary

  • parallel bars — {n.} Two horizontal bars the same distance apart, that are a few feet above the floor of a gymnasium. * /The boys exercised on the parallel bars in the gym./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • parallel bars — {n.} Two horizontal bars the same distance apart, that are a few feet above the floor of a gymnasium. * /The boys exercised on the parallel bars in the gym./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • parallel\ bars — noun two horizontal bars the same distance apart, that are a few feet above the floor of a gymnasium. The boys exercised on the parallel bars in the gym …   Словарь американских идиом

  • parallel bars — N PLURAL Parallel bars consist of a pair of horizontal bars on posts, which are used for doing physical exercises …   English dictionary

  • parallel bars — par′allel bars′ n. pl. spo a gymnasium apparatus consisting of two horizontal bars on uprights, used for various exercises • Etymology: 1865–70 …   From formal English to slang

  • wall bars — ► PLURAL NOUN Brit. ▪ parallel horizontal bars attached to the wall of a gymnasium, on which exercises are performed …   English terms dictionary


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