Horizontal training
Training Train"ing, n. The act of one who trains; the act or process of exercising, disciplining, etc.; education. [1913 Webster]

{Fan training} (Hort.), the operation of training fruit trees, grapevines, etc., so that the branches shall radiate from the stem like a fan.

{Horizontal training} (Hort.), the operation of training fruit trees, grapevines, etc., so that the branches shall spread out laterally in a horizontal direction.

{Training college}. See {Normal school}, under {Normal}, a.

{Training day}, a day on which a military company assembles for drill or parade. [U. S.]

{Training ship}, a vessel on board of which boys are trained as sailors. [1913 Webster]

Syn: See {Education}. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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